West Bengal Wikimedians
This page is for placing detailed fund request by Wikimedia community members from West Bengal for online Wikimedia activities during the year of 2022. This notification to submit a detailed proposal is open for all community members from West Bengal up to March 31, 2022. Long-time trustworthy, hardworking and dedicated volunteers will be preferred to lead a project.
Based on the fund requests coming from the community, the user group will place grants proposal to Wikimedia Foundation. If that proposal is approved, funds will be allocated to the community leaders and program organizers accordingly to execute their project.
Purchase of some rare books on famous temple styles, terracotta temples, rivers and river basins, and history and culture of Bengal or Indian subcontinent. Starting new articles and expanding existing articles using information from these books.
[Special Note: There is very little or no information on the internet about temples, temple architectural styles, famous terracotta temples, rivers and river basins, and history and culture of Bengal. As a result, problems are faced in starting or expanding articles or writing detailed articles.]
These books will help start new articles and expand existing ones on famous temple styles, terracotta temples, rivers and river basins, and history and culture of Bengal or the Indian subcontinent. This activity will lead the wiki movement to fruition.
|Name of Book||Authors Name||Price (INR)|
|Banglar Terracotta Mandir: Akhyan O Alankaran||Srila Basu & Abhra Basu||1,000|
|Temple to Love: Architecture and Devotion in Seventeenth-Century Bengal (Contemporary Indian Studies)||Pika Ghosh||2,821|
|Terracottas of Bengal: With Special Reference to Nadia||Sankar Prosad Ghosh||1,250|
|Ratna Style Temples With An Ambulatory- Selected Temple Concepts in Bengal and The Kathmandu Valley||Raimund O. A. Becker Ritterspach||1665|
|Bardhaman Jelar Purakriti||Jajneswar Choudhuri||950|
|Anthropogeomorphology of Bhagirathi-Hooghly River System in India||Balai Chandra Das, Sandipan Ghosh, Aznarul Islam and Suvendu Roy||7,999|
|Debolgarh Anulia Protnokhetra||Dr Biswajit Roy||326|
|Bangla O Bengali (Bengali)||Sri Prabhat Ranjan Sarkar||420|
|Bankura: Ekti Choto Sohorer Nirman||Shekhar Bhowmick||505|
|Late Mediaeval Temples of Bengal||David J. Mccuthchion||765|
|Himachal Temples & The Bengal Connection: Why Temples of Mandi, Kullu Resemble Their Bengal Counterparts (Paperback)||Monidipa Dey (Bose)||299|
|Bangaleer Itihas : Aadi Parba||Niharranjan Roy||869|
|History of Bengal Vol 1: Hindu Period||R.C Majumdar||2250|
|History of Bengal Vol 2: Muslim Period||R.C Majumdar||1250|
|Ancient India||R. C. Majumdar||495|
|The Bengalis (Hardcover)||Sudeep Chakravarti||899|
|Land of Two Rivers : A History Of Bengal: A History Of Bengal From The Mahabharata To Mujib||Nitish Sengupta||699|
|Bengali Culture Over a Thousand Years||Ghulam Murshid (Author)
Sarbari Sinha (Translator)