CENTRE FOR ARCHAEOLOGICAL STUDIES & TRAINING, EASTERN INDIA
An Autonomous Institution of the Govt. of West Bengal

ATLAS

One of the major projects of the Centre is the compilation of ‘An Annotated Archaeological Atlas of West Bengal. Ms. Sutapa Roy is actively engaged as research assistant in this project.

The first volume of the series had been published by Manohar Publishers and Distributors, New Delhi in 2005.

         

 

 


The second volume of the Atlas will contain, other than general site distribution maps, maps on findspots of coins, inscriptions, terracotta and sculptures. Drainage, geomorphology and survey maps for as many as eight early historical sites have also been developed. There will be photographic representation of the sites and artifacts too. Maps will be accompanied by annotations and followed by site-index and detailed bibliography. GIS has also been used to prepare maps, DEM etc.

    

 

 

LIBRARY & ALLIED SERVICES
SEMINARS
Prehistory of South Asia
Seminar 2010


This was the 15th Annual Seminar of the Centre. The theme was ‘Prehistory of South Asia’. The main aim was to highlight explorations and excavations in different parts of South Asia. There was a need to highlight areas which have been the subject of substantial research for further development.
OUTREACH PROGRAMS of CASTEI
Bhatpara Takarnath Balika Vidyalaya
7/1/2013-8/1/2013


CASTEI will be organizing a series of outreach programs at different schools and colleges to create awareness for heritage and archaeology. The first of the awareness programme was held at Bhatpara Takarnath Balika Vidyalaya on 7/1/2013-8/1/2013.