Telia Hindu Moth

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Telia Hindu Moth (তেলিয়া হিন্দু মঠ) is a sacred place for Hindu religious people in Shibpur Upazila,Narsingdi. It is one of the common religious structures in Bangladesh. It was built in 20th century. In several cases, this kind of structures is a complex with the crematorium.Likewise,there is a Crematorium along with the monastery or moth (মঠ). It’s a complex of two brick made structures situated in very short distance. It’s situated just beside the river Hariabhanga (Branch of Old Brahmanputra). All around of this Monastery is very calm & quiet. So far eye goes, you can just observe a vast cultivable land.

Architectural property and layout:

The Architectural property of this monastery is very simple and regular like the others moth in Bangladesh. It’s has grown narrower from bottom to top by three steps. The inner part of this monastery is hollow. From bottom, the second step of this structure contains arch shaped door which are originally a closed design. In the upper portion of these door design are decorated with different kinds of flower & leafs motives. On the top most of this monastery there is a iron three head which symbolizes the icon of Hindu Religion.

If heading to the Village Putia, this feature is situated in left side of the road and crematorium is in right side.

How to go

Referred how to go Kumradi Madrasa. From Kumradi Madrasa it will take 15 minutes on foot. To know how to go Kumradi Madrasa Click-Here

How To Reach: Narsingdi District

The communication system of this district is very good. The Dhaka-Sylhet highway, one of the important highways of Bangladesh, passes through Narsingdi. It is only 1/2 hours distance from Dhaka. Inter-district road communication is also better from here.

Water way communication is also very good as lots of river flows through Narsingdi. Dhaka-Chittagong and Dhaka-Sylhet, two most busiest rail route of the country goes through Narsingdi. People can easily go Narshingdi by boarding this buses.

From Gulistan -Meghalay Luxury, from Sydabad & Gulistan bus terminal – Monohordi Paribahan, Anna Super Service, BRTC Bus. From Mohakhali Bus stand – PPL, Chalan Bil Transport, Arabian Transport, Badsha Paribahan.

Mohakhali, Airport Bus-stand, Abullahpur, Tongi (station road):

Address: BRTC Bus Depo, Kamlapur, Dhaka.
Phone: 9333803, 9002531

2. BRTC AC Bus Service
Route: Roptani-Abdullahpur-Narsingdi-Bhairab

3. Badsha Paribahan (Pvt.) ltd.
Route: Dhaka- Bhairab
Phone: 01710-856066, 01842-526223
Fare: 120-145 BDT

4. Chalanbill Tranport Limited
Route: Dhaka to Bhairab
Phone: 01715-019550
Fare-120-145 BDT

5. PPL Super
Route: Mohakhali – Narsingdi
Phone: 01817074515, 01845950701, 01831343894
Fare: 90-105 BDT

6. Meghalay Luxury
Phone: 01711-609199, 01711-523079
Fare: 80 BDT

The transportation between Dhaka City and Narsingdi district is quite fair. The distance from Dhaka city to Narsingdi dictrict is around 59.4 km. In train, it would take around 1 and half an hour to travel to Narsingdi from Capital city. It has 10 train stations inside the district.

Trains, travelling to Sylhet and Chittagong and only developed train, like Mahanagar usually stop in the Narsingdi rail stations. Where as Titash commuter and Egarsindhur stops in different stations in Narsingdi.

Where to Stay

1) Circuit House, Narsingdi (Government)
Phone: 02-9462083
Mobile: 01735-840294

2) District Council Postal Bungalow (Government)
Postal Bungalow Road, Narsingdi
Phone: 029463765
Mobile 01712-521274

3) Dak bungalows (Government)
Roads and public departments, Narsingdi
phone: 029463222

4) Rest House (Government)
Civil surgeon’s office, Narsingdi
Phone: 029463181

5) Rest House (Government)
LGED Office, Narsingdi
Phone: 029462260

6) Hotel Nirala
Library parti, Narsingdi market, Narsingdi
Phone: 029463393
Mobile: 01711-196699

7) Hotel Al-Arafat
215/1 siendabi Road, busstation, Narsingdi
Phone: 029463393
Mobile: 01712-130139

8) Hotels Mamataj
Patilbari Road, Narsingdi
Mobile: 01711-952120

9) Hotel Aziz
Patilbari Road, Narsingdi
Mobile: 01712070231

10) Hotel Riyaj
Patilbari Road, Narsingdi
Phone: 946 to 516
Mobile: 01712-609045

11) Hotel Tanim
Patilbari Road, Narsingdi
Phone: 9463982
Mobile: 01718-916143

Things to do

Enjoy the green surrounding all around the place. Local market is just 5 minutes away from this place. Where you nay have some snacks & refreshment.

Eating Facilities

You may have Bangladeshi standard foods at Shibpur Bus-stand or at Itakhola Bus-stand. Referred to where to eat in Narsingdi, click here


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