Welcome to HubPages! :) Reading that you were from Kolkata made me wonder, where

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  1. KathyH profile image92
    KathyHposted 6 years ago

    Welcome to HubPages! smile Reading that you were from Kolkata made me wonder, where is Kolkata?

  2. rlaha profile image69
    rlahaposted 6 years ago

    Kolkata used to be formally known as Calcutta. It is a major city in West Bengal, in the northeastern part of India. People in this state speak Bengali.

    1. KathyH profile image92
      KathyHposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Thanks so much for your answer! smile I've learned a lot about Kolkata!

  3. Aagami Mitra profile image65
    Aagami Mitraposted 6 years ago

    Kolkata is in West Bengal, India. It is a metropolitan city. smile

    1. KathyH profile image92
      KathyHposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I'm learning so much about Kolkata,  thank you for answering!

  4. profile image52
    debasisdebaposted 6 years ago

    Kolkata is the most historical city in india.specially it is the bigest metropoliton city in india(west bengal). Kolkata is a multi-cultural city but it is specially known for bengali.Iden Garden stadium which is in the rank of cricket world after Lords is situated in kolkata.

    1. KathyH profile image92
      KathyHposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      That is so interesting! Thanks so much for your great answer!

  5. roxygurl464 profile image61
    roxygurl464posted 6 years ago

    I actually work with a man from Kolkata.  He said it was the comparison of our New York.  I've seen pictures and there are so many beautiful historical buildings as well as many new age structures.

    1. KathyH profile image92
      KathyHposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      I had no idea Kolkata was so big, thanks for sharing your experience!

  6. sonison profile image72
    sonisonposted 6 years ago

    The most important thing about Kolkata is that before New Delhi, Calcutta (Kolkata) was the capital of India. George Edward V shifted the capital of India from Kolkata to Delhi as his coronation took place in Delhi.

    1. KathyH profile image92
      KathyHposted 5 years agoin reply to this

      Interesting! Thanks so much for sharing some interesting information!

 
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