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General view of brick temple, east of the village, known as the Durga Temple, Para, Manbhum District.

Photograph of the brick temple, east of the
village of Para, known as the Durga Temple taken by Joseph David
Beglar between 1872 and 1873. At that time Beglar wrote the
following account of this temple, "…the bricks used measure more
than 17 inches long by over 11 inches in width, and are all set in
mud…so minutely was the carving done, that a space 1 inch square
shows sculptured two tiny bell…