Balihar Rajbari, Naogaon


Mandir building inside Bolihar Rajbari in Naogaon
Balihar Royal Palace or Bolihar Rajbari (Bengali: বলিহার রাজবাড়ি) is one of the oldest palaces in Sadar upazila of Naogaon. Royal Palace is located on the west side of the Naogaon-Rajshahi highway. There were 330 ponds and dighis in Balihar estate area. Up till now there are many dighis and ponds. Their euphonious names were such as Malahar, Sitahar, Balihar, Antahar and many more.

Rivers in Naogaon District

Bank of Little Jamuna River
Naogaon District town situated on the bank of this river
Naogaon district has 10 rivers. Some of tributaries are there. Teesta River is the main source of these rivers. Todays Little Jamuna river was former flow path of Teesta River. Once Jamuna river was much bigger. The slope of the land of Naogaon on the south-east side. So all of the rivers flows southeast.

  1. Atrai River
  2. Punarbhaba River
  3. Little Jamuna River
  4. Gur River
  5. Dhol River or Dhol Sea
  6. Tulshiganga River
  7. Nagor River
  8. Noor River
  9. Fokinni River
  10. Shiva River