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Rajshahi is in Northwestern part of Bangladesh.
A major landmark in Rajshahi is the Kantaji Mondir , a Hindu temple north of Dinajpur. The temple is covered entirely with thousands of terra cotta tiles, each with a unique design. Other sites of interest are Sompur Bihara, a large buddhist monastery, a Mohasthangar, home to archeological sites of Hindu, Buddhist and Muslim periods. Barendra Museum in Rajshahi is one of the foremost museums specializing in history of ancient Bengal.
Rajshahi is well-known for its fruit, particularly mangoes.
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