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Kalighat

Kalighat is a locality of Kolkata, India. One of the oldest neighborhoods in South Kolkata, Kalighat is thickly populated and lively with a rich history of cultural mélange with the various foreign incursions into the area over time.

A famous temple dedicated to the goddess Kali is situated in Kalighat. The right toe of Dakshayani is said to have fallen here. It is a very famous place for pilgrimage followers of the Hindu religion.