Mahilara Math: Mahilara Math is located in Mahilara village under Gournadi upazila of Barisal district. The monastery is said to have been built during the reign of Nawab Alivardi Khan (1740-1857) by a local influential person named Sarkar Roop Ram Das Gupta. It is also known as Sarkar Math. The monastery is undoubtedly a masterpiece of Shikhar temple art. This high monastery is similar to the Lisa Tower in Italy. It seems to have a slight tilt due to the construction style.