Tripura in the land of `chaturdasadevata` in the North - Eastern India, where in diverse civilizations, religions and cultures met in the past. the religious history of tripuraprior to 12th century A.D.is mixed up with the religious history of ancient Sylhet, Samatata, Naokhali, Chittagong and other neighbouring states of North-Eastern India. All these palyed a vital role in building the characteristic features of the religious and cultural aspect of this tiny hilly tract of North- Eastern India.
About the Author :Projit Kumar Palitrecieved his post graduate degree in Ancient Indian History, Culture and Arcaeology from Visva-Bharti, Santiniketan. He specializes in various aspects of North-Eastern India, and recieved Ph.D. degree. His various writings have been published in several reputed ournals both in and outside India and has a vast experience of attending a number of National and International seminars.