Taj Mahal

How did Babur die in the Taj Mahal?

The Taj Mahal. A pristine marble building that has fascinated people for hundreds of years. Some call it the expression of perfect love whereas...

Nine kinds of ghosts Bengalis love to talk about

Bengalis love their ghosts. We have proof. Vidyasagar, Tagore, Sukumar and Satyajit Ray, Parashuram, Bibhutibhushan, Tarasankar  Bandyopadhyay, Sunil Gangopadhyay, Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay... the list goes on. No,...

A painter, a storyteller and a trailblazer -Jamini Roy & his beautiful creations

We do not have to understand art to like the paintings of Jamini Roy. There are some paintings that are so magical that they...

Batul to Tintin – comics that all Bengalis loved

Comics can be wonderful. People may not read a book but they will never say no to a comic book. Human beings receive information through...

Women Empowerment…Like how?

Women Empowerment. One of the hottest topics now a days. It’s a burning issue not only in India but also all over the world....

Feluda to Goenda Gondalu- Detective and adventure characters that makes Bengalis bookworms

Bengalis really love detectives and adventures. No wonder there are many, many detectives and adventure characters in Bengali storytelling. Bengali readers have loved these tales...

The man who slaps a British officer insulting India, trains in jail & wins...

But it ain’t about how hard ya hit. It’s about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. How much you can...

The story of Kohinoor and other ‘cursed’ jewels of India

As weird as it may sound, but it is true that Queen Elizabeth of England and her royal family is scared of the Kohinoor....

Maj. Gen. GD Bakshi reveals how the Kargil war actually started

Major Gen. G.D.Bakshi speaks about a hidden mission carried out by Pakistan that was the Kargil trailer. This brave soldier speaks how he pushed...
Samaresh Majumdar bengali book author

Samaresh Majumdar – The man who redefined Bengali literature

Samaresh Majumdar is one of those greatest writers who has single-handedly created an era in Bengali storytelling - and is still - creating. Born on...