Bengali Literature
Lifestyle  /  Published 19.09.22

Add these quirky goodies inspired by Bengali literature to your Puja list

This anthology of Bengali children's poems and rhymes composed by Sukumar Ray has to be every Bengali kid’s favourite. These fun poems and limericks stay with us for all our years. And now, ...
By Aatreyee Mohanta

News  /  Published 16.09.22

Lineage in literature, ambition in science for BF Block Board ranker

English     97 Mathematics     100 Science     100 History-geography     100 Computer science     100 Total    ...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Lifestyle  /  Published 05.09.22

Five teachers from literature to remember this Teachers’ Day

Ganadevta/Panchagram, the Jnanpith Award-winning novels by Tarashankar Bandopadhyay touches upon many relevant topics — colonial history, community, mob mentality, political turmoil, the role of...
By Shayeree Ghosh

Lifestyle  /  Published 05.08.22

Kobita Club a virtual platform for appreciating poetry and encouraging young writers

Papia Ganguly, an entrepreneur based in Muscat, is another regular. “I am based in West Asia and had little touch with modern poetry trends of Bengal. Kobita Club helped me to connect with the c...
By Subhadrika Sen

Culture  /  Published 13.03.22

The tales we thought we’d tell of us

Of the 300 publishers who participated in the 45th edition of the Calcutta Book Fair that ends today, 40 were relatively new and small-time concerns with lyrical names such as Dhansere, Aranyamon, Sri...
By Moumita Chaudhuri


News  /  Published 11.03.22

Kolkata book fair in full flow with top authors like Shankar, Sanjib & Sirshendu

It was a welcome sight at the Book Fair to have top authors brush shoulders with readers and sign books at stalls. Shankar visited Dey’s Publishing on Saturday to promote his Eka Eka Ekashi, an...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

Events  /  Published 10.03.22

In pictures: Exploring the Bangladesh pavilion at the Kolkata book fair

Over 50 publishers have brought over an enviable selection of titles from this year’s country of focus...
By Shayeree Ghosh

News  /  Published 04.03.22

New Town Book Fair wraps up with a discussion on literature and entertainment

The last evening at the New Town Book Fair was marked by a discussion on entertainment in literature. Subhankar Dey of Dey’s Publishing recalled the flight of fantasy his mind took on reading Bi...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 21.12.21

Bengali poet Sarat Mukhopadhyay dies at 90

Bengali poet and writer Sarat Mukhopadhyay, a part of the post-Modernist poets' group along with Sunil Gangopadhyay and Shakti Chattopadhyay, died in the early hours of Tuesday after a cardia...

People  /  Published 04.12.21

With ‘Indubala Bhater Hotel’, Kallol Lahiri provides food for thought

Since its publication, the novel has remained in demand, selling 15,000 copies till date. The story went into reprint soon after publication, since all the copies of the first print were pre-booked. L...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty


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