Ekantika, Santiniketan Bolpur, West Bengal, India
An air-conditioned traditional hut in close proximity to the university campus at Santiniketan, Bolpur, India. This was started by a family very close to Rabindranath Tagore; the very celebrated Rabindrasangeet artist Kanika Bandhopadhyay, a close disciple of Gurudev, and famous social activist Nabakumar Mukhopadhyay.
Mukhopadhyay’s son Priyam Mukherjee and his wife, Ritapa — a well-known Rabindrasangeet singer looks after the cottage now.
The accommodation consists of one bedroom which can accommodate up to 6 people The room has an attached dressing unit and bathroom, as well as a well-stocked library with books on Tagore, music, poetry and arts as well as fiction.