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Raja Ram Mohan Roy Tomb

Arnos Vale Cemetary | Bath Road, Bristol BS4 3EW, England
+44 117 971 9117
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Raja by name .. Raja by nature

Amazing .... One would want to bow down in respect. An ideal place of rest for a person of such... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Arpita S
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A gem

Exotic in a garden of tomb delights. A wonderful nature reserve with a good cafe not feeling at all... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2015
RobininBRISTOL
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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This historic tomb, of Raja Ram Mohan Roy, built in 1843 by entrepreneur Dwarkanath Tagore, was designed by William Prinsep, a merchant from Clifton, in the authentic style of a Bengali 'chattri'.
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12 Jun 2017
“Raja by name .. Raja by nature”
28 Aug 2015
“A gem”
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Arnos Vale Cemetary | Bath Road, Bristol BS4 3EW, England
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Amazing .... One would want to bow down in respect. An ideal place of rest for a person of such great stature. India owes a lot to his works in social reforms for women. We celebrate international women's day... but for Indians the day is...More

1  Thank Arpita S
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Exotic in a garden of tomb delights. A wonderful nature reserve with a good cafe not feeling at all funerial - which is odd really.

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 10 August 2015 via mobile

The cemetery in its itself is a great place to visit and the tomb is perfect for photographers and historians. Def worth a look

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Reviewed 14 May 2015

Raja Ram Mohan Roy was a legendary figure in India, who ended the Sati system(Recently widowed Hindu woman commits suicide by fire, typically on the husband's funeral pyre, to save herself from Mughal attack). Unfortunately this system continued even after the Mughal era was over....More

8  Thank abhinav p
Reviewed 7 April 2012

You cannot miss this memorial which was restored a few years ago. It is about fifty metres inside the entrance of Arnos Vale Cemetery on the right hand side. Ram Mohan Roy died in Bristol in 1833 whilst on a visit to England. It is...More

19  Thank John H
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