Wikipedia:WikiProject West Bengal

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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

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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:Bengal and Category:India.


Wikiproject West Bengal seeks to do the following:

  1. To create high quality content on all topics pertaining to West Bengal
  2. To create a feedback loop among its participants


This project falls under the jurisdiction of the following Wikiproject:



Wikiproject West Bengal uses the following style guides:

Naming conventions[edit]


Refer to


Wikiroject 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 page does not require a rating on the project's quality scale.
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This page 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]

Featured and Good Content[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]

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Articles at FAC[edit]

None currently

Articles at PR[edit]

None currently

Articles at GAN[edit]

West Bengal Wikipedians[edit]

You can add this code to your user page {{User West Bengal}} to show that you are from West Bengal. The result is:

India West Bengal locator map.svgThis user comes from the Indian state of West Bengal


  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.