Rarh is composed of the districts on the western fringe of West Bengal. It is also known as the Bardhaman division.
Rarh consists of the districts of Bankura, Bardhaman, Hooghly, Nadia and Purulia.
Hooghly is 30 Km form Kolkata (Culcutta). Train is frequently available from Howrah Rail Station. Nearest Airport is Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose International Airport (Kolkata).
Bandel Charch, Hanseswari Temple, Kamatpukur, Joirambati, Chinsurah, Chandannagar, Mahesh, Furfurah Sharif(near Sheakhala) is a Muslim Pilgrimage where Lakhs of people attend annual 'Uras' Utsav every year, Rajbalhat- Its a small town. Its name derives from the name of Goddess 'Rajballavi'. The town is famous for 'Tanter Saree'(handloom Sarees) and Dhootis. Sheakhala- This well connected town can experience you both the modern facilities as well as Rustic Bengal. You can visit more than 300 year old Uttarbahini temple here best time visit here is July(1-5) to experience 'Sholoi Ashar' Fair. Writer 'Padma Bhusan Balai Chand Mukhopadhyay' or Bonoful's house is also here.