The History of Itachuna Jamindar Bari, Hooghly District

Papri Mukherjee
2021 Zenodo  
The Itachuna Rajbari was built by the ancestors of shri Safallya Narayan kundu. Although the ancestors of the Kundu zamindars came to Bengal on the pretext of Bargi invasion , they started living here permanently. Gradually they began to learn Bengali manners and etiquette. Bengali became their mother tongue in a very short time. Kundu is a well-known Bengali surname although the real surname of these zamindars was not Kundu. Their real title was Kundan. In the middle of the eighteenth century,
more » ... they built a huge building in the heart of the village of Itachuna in the present Hooghly district, known to the locals as the Itachuna palace.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.4682755 fatcat:wegn5z57kzgf7pbdum7nikrx6i