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WikiProject West Bengal
An Wikiproject under Wikiproject India
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Some Wikipedians have formed a project to improve organisation and standardised look and feel of articles related to the Indian state of West Bengal.

If you have any queries, please inquire on the talk page. To join the project please add your name here


The scope of this article fundamentally is loosely defined as all articles and sections relating to West Bengal. Almost all of these will be (eventually) categorised under Category:West Bengal and Category:India


  1. Creation of a generally standard look and feel for all West Bengal-related articles.
  2. To produce as many Featured Articles as possible related to West Bengal.
  3. To produce as many Good Articles as possible related to West Bengal.
  4. To write as many Did you know articles as possible related to West Bengal.
  5. West Bengal-related Tourist Attractions to be given more importance and it should be improved with suitable images of the places, since these articles will be read by many from outside India.
  6. Those who read about West Bengal should have the feeling that they should visit West Bengal and India.


This project falls under the jurisdiction of the following Wikiproject:



Wikiproject West Bengal uses the following style guides:

Naming conventions[edit]


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WikiProject West Bengal uses the following templates:

WikiProject West Bengal notice[edit]

Place this WikiProject notice Template:WP India at the top of an article's Talk page to direct editors to the WikiProject West Bengal for guidelines.

To use it, place {{WikiProject India|class=|importance=|bengal=yes|bengal-importance=}} at the top of an article's Talk page, which will produce:

WikiProject India / West Bengal (Rated Project-class)
WikiProject iconThis page is within the scope of WikiProject India, which aims to improve Wikipedia's coverage of India-related topics. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page.
Project This article has been rated as Project-Class on the project's quality scale.
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This article is supported by WikiProject West Bengal.


For stubs about the geography of West Bengal, use {{WestBengal-geo-stub}}. This will go into the Category:West Bengal geography stubs category.

Topic templates[edit]

Recognized articles[edit]

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  1. West Bengal
  2. History of West Bengal
  3. History of Bengal
  4. Bengalis
  5. Bengali language
  6. Bengali cuisine
  7. Bengali literature
  8. Geography of West Bengal
  9. Cinema of West Bengal
  10. Culture of Bengal
  11. Bengali renaissance
  12. Rabindranath Tagore
  13. Subhas Chandra Bose
  14. Ramakrishna

LinkFA-star.png Featured articles[edit]

Symbol support vote.svg Good articles[edit]

Articles at FAC[edit]

None currently

Articles at PR[edit]

None currently

Articles at GAN[edit]

Member identification[edit]

Members of WikiProject West Bengal should place one of the following lines of Wikitext on their user page to add it to Category:WikiProject West Bengal members.

Wikitext userbox where used
[[Category:WikiProject West Bengal members]] none linked pages
{{Template:User WikiProject West Bengal}} linked pages
{{Template:User WP West Bengal}} linked pages
{{Template:User WP West Bengal|invite}} linked pages

For other West Bengal user templates, see Category:West Bengal user templates.

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