Here is provided information on the Magen/Maghen David synagogue of Calcutta/Kolkata, India.
Magen David Synagogue
Calcutta Magen David Synagogue, located on Jewish Synagogue Street is one of the oldest pilgrimage destinations in the city. Its foundation was laid by Elias David Joseph Ezra, paying tribute to his dear father. Maghen David synagogue of Kolkata, India was made open for public visit in the year 1884. It is one of the finest synagogues in Kolkata. Lighted by gas, Magen David Synagogue provides an excellent view of this hub city.