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Last Light On The Ruined Glory & the little girl... As a hope?

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Captured at Kiriteshwari Temple.
Some information about the temple:
The kireetkona village is
just five kilometers from
Dahapara rail station,
where the Kiriteswari
Mandiris situated. It is the
oldest temple in the Murshidabad district. It is
one of 51 Sakti Peetha (sati
Peetha) and it is where
Sati's ‘kirit’ or crown fell at
Kireetkona village, 3 km
from Lalbag Court Road station under district
Murshidabad, She is also
named as “
Mukuteshwari” ( as her
mukut or crown fell) The
original Mandir was destroyed in 1405. The
present temple was made
in the 19th century by
Darpanarayan. The town is
sanctified by the river
Bhagirathi and Maa Kiriteswari, the Holy
Goddess.

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