News  /  Published 24.06.22

Thai gallery at RBU on Tagore’s visit

Rabindranath Tagore’s nine-day visit to Thailand, then known as Siam, in 1927 will be showcased in a permanent exhibition at Jorasanko Thakurbari. A room has been allotted to the Thai authoriti...
By Sudeshna Banerjee in Jorasanko

News  /  Published 14.05.22

Rainy Rabindra Jayanti, Sourav Ganguly, Bowbazar tragedy and more...

By My Kolkata Web Desk in Kolkata

Lifestyle  /  Published 09.05.22

An exclusive excerpt from ‘Glimpses of Bengal: Select Letters 1885-1895’

Glimpses of Bengal: Select Letters 1885-1895 by Rabindranath Tagore has been published by Niyogi Books. Read more about the book here.   ...
By Upasya Bhowal

News  /  Published 16.04.22

Rally calls for unity on Poila Baisakh

“Bengal is not one-dimensional. Like a large river fed by tributaries, the Bengali way of life, as we know it now, has been enriched by several cultures. We must preserve that plural culture aga...
By Debraj Mitra in Kolkata


West Bengal  /  Published 30.04.21

Saffron party counts cost in three city seats

A strikingly poor turnout of Hindi-speaking voters in three of the seven seats — Jorasanko, Maniktala and Shyampukur — in Calcutta on Thursday raised an alarm in the state BJP, said a seni...
By Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

Calcutta  /  Published 28.04.21

Jorasanko: TMC hopes hinge on vote split

Purohit’s image as a Marwari homemaker who lost her husband in an accident, had worked to her advantage at the start of her political career. Having won Ward 22 so many times, the 60-year-old &m...
By Debraj Mitra in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 10.12.20

Tagore is now 'blessed' by BJP

You must be very brave — or stupid — to latch onto Rabindranath Tagore to prove your Bengali credentials and then mess up. The BJP must be very, very brave. The Bengal BJP unit’s o...
By Meghdeep Bhattacharyya, Arkamoy Datta Majumdar in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 08.02.20

Traders who don’t understand business

Three Nandy brothers, Ashis, Manish and Pritish, sat for a fireside chat at Tagore’s Jorasanko home on Saturday and spoke on the red flags they see across the country.Ashis, 83, is a political psych...
By Subhankar Chowdhury in Calcutta

West Bengal  /  Published 13.04.19

Soil removal starts to reduce park tank load

Layers of soil that have blocked the air vents of the underground reservoir at Mohammad Ali Park are being removed. A team of Jadavpur University engineering teachers had recommended the opening of th...
By Subhajoy Roy in Jorasanko


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