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1. Kalighat:

Kalighat, the most significant spiritual place of Kolkata, is a witness of the prayers and believes of thousands of people, everyday. The sacred temple is dedicated to Godess Kali, the godess of empowerment and shakti. Kalighat is nearly 200 years old, and is one of the 51 Shakti Peethas of the country. The image of Godess Kali, of this temple, is an unique one. Crafted in gold, the image showcases the hands, three big eyes, and a long tongue. This place of worship is considered to be one of oldest religious places in the history of India.

2. St. Paul's Cathedral:

St. Paul's Cathedral is an Anglican cathedral of the church of North India. Built between 1839 and 1847, St. Paul's Cathedral is considered to be one of India's most important church. Located in a close proximity of Victoria Memorial and Birla Planetorium, the church is a place of belief for almost all the people. During every Christmas season, the Cathedral becomes one of the interesting spot to visit in the city. This place is a proof to not only religious believes of the people, but also of Indian history and culture.

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