Kolkata in India was formerly known as Calcutta. Kolkata is the capital of the state of West Bengal. Kolkata is sometimes called The City of Joy or "The Cultural Capital of India". Kolkata is the second largest city in India, after Mumbai. Calcutta was the capital of the British Raj until 1911. Kolkata was the adopted home of humanitarian Mother Teresa. This classic design is a great souvenir for this great city in India.