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Birla Planetarium in Kolkata: Astronomical Research Centre in Bengal
Posted Date: 08-Jan-2010
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Birla Planetarium at Kolkata is the Research Institute of Astronomy in Kolkata. You will find the Location of Birla Planetarium at Kolkata and the Timings of Birla Planetarium of Kolkata here. Birla Planetarium is the Astronomical Research centre of Kolkata.
M.P.Birla Planetarium is the scientific, educational and research institute located in Kolkata and 2nd July 1963 is the
inauguration day of Birla Planetarium in Kolkata
first Prime Minister of India
Birla Planetarium in Kolkata
is the largest Planetarium in Asia, India and the second largest in the commonwealth counties after London.
Birla Institute of Fundamental Research in Kolkata
, popular as Birla Planetarium in Kolkata, has been established by Syt. M.P.Birla on approximately one-acre land taken from West Bengal State Government.
A Brief Introduction of Astronomy means Birla Planetarium of Kolkata, which is the most attractive and knowledge gaining place in Kolkata for the Kids, Students and also for the professional. The astronomical projects on astro-physics, Celestial Mechanics,
Space Science in Kolkata
, History of Astronomy, Centenaries of famous Astronomers and the
Mythology of Stars & Planets
are exhibits daily in Birla Planetarium.
Alongside knowledge sharing, Birla Planetarium has also been conducting School level programmes on Astronomy and introduced a
Post Graduate Diploma Course in Astronomy & Planetarium Sciences
in Kolkata. In the year 1999,
Pailan Institute in Kolkata
Birla Institute of Technology and Science in Kolkata
introduced a new research course on Astronomy named,
M.Phil. Course in Astronomy and Planetarium Sciences
Details of Birla Planetarium of Kolkata
M P Birla Planetarium was the venue for
7th International Planetarium Directors’
in the year 1980 has Electronic Laboratory for fabricating and designing of scientific
astronomical equipments in Kolkata
. Birla Planetarium arranges Astronomical Shows daily with the special effects and visuals with the help of Automation Systems of Birla Planetarium.
Birla Planetarium organizes many
events on Solar Eclipses
, Celestial Events, National & International
seminars on Astronomy in Kolkata
and also host many
Events on Galileo astronomer
Astronomy Centre of Kolkata, Birla Planetarium has an astronomical observatory equipment using a Celestron C-14 Telescope with accessories like as Solar Filter, ST6 CCD Camera etc for
Astronomical Research in Bengal
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Timings of Birla Planetarium
: Opens between 11am to 7pm everyday and Entry Tickets could be obtained from counter.
Location of Birla Planetarium in Kolkata
M.P.Birla Planetarium is conveniently located near Maidaan and near
Nandan in Kolkata
Address of M.P.Birla Planetarium : -
96, Jawaharlal Nehru Road
Phone number of Birla Planetarium
: - 033 2223 1516 / 033 2223 6610
Fax number of Birla Planetarium
: - 033 2223 5353
Route to Birla Planetarium in Kolkata
M. P. Birla Planetarium located near to
Victoria Memorial in Kolkata
at the central part of Kolkata (City of Joy). Amongst the other landmarks near to Birla Planetarium are
St. Pauls Cathedral Church in Kolkata
and the famous
Maidan at Kolkata
. Birla Planetarium in Kolkata is easily reachable from all places of Kolkata and outside. The nearest Metro Railway Station to Birla Planetarium is ‘Maidan’.
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Responses to "Birla Planetarium in Kolkata: Astronomical Research Centre in Bengal"
13 Jun 2010
i am really impressed by the courses offered here. for sometimes i was looking for such courses available in kolkata and i am happy that i found one. i am a B.Sc(Physics) and an MCA student. i would like to enroll myself here with this institution.
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