Bengali Poetry
Events  /  Published 27.08.22

Kobitay Kathalap Utsav to celebrate multi-dimensional art on September 9 and 10

Performances by Barun Chanda, Anindya Chatterjee, Srabani Sen, Srijato, Joy Goswami, dhaakis and Chhou artistes...
By Subhadrika Sen

People  /  Published 13.04.22

The entire city of Kolkata inspires me, it’s inspiring for all kinds of artists: Srijato

The poet-lyricist on what the city means to him, the role of poetry, staying away from trolls and more...
By Priyam Marik

Lifestyle  /  Published 07.04.22

A lookback at the songs and poems in Rituparno Ghosh’s films

Covering love, relationships, the concept of identity and of home…...
By Pooja Mitra

News  /  Published 21.12.21

Bengali poet Sarat Mukhopadhyay dies at 90

The noted writer often wrote under the pseudonym 'Trishanku'...

Calcutta  /  Published 22.04.21

Tireless writer never shy of protest

His politics was of a redemptive nature, and thereby it crossed the suspicious limits of petty politics and realpolitik...
By Subhoranjan Dasgupta in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 22.04.21

In death too, a quiet message from Sankha

The poet had tested positive for Covid-19 and was in isolation at his home in Ultadanga...
By Our Special Correspondent in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 21.04.21

Shankha Ghosh passes away

PM Narendra Modi condoles poet's demise through social media...
By Our Bureau, Agencies in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 22.05.19

A Tagore brother that time forgot

Besides nurturing Rabindranath Tagore's genius, Jyotirindranath enriched Bengali culture through his own contributions...
By Bhaswati Chakravorty

Opinion  /  Published 28.02.19

Allen Ginsberg and India: Who influenced whom

To what can we attribute the constant over-valuation of the Westerner, often to the detriment of our own artists? ...
By Samantak Das


Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.