Monthly Archives: April, 2017

Brothers in arms – best films of the Uttam Tarun twosome

It is rare to find brothers excel in the same art together - like Uttam Kumar and Tarun Kumar did. The elder brother, Uttam’s...

A special day recipe – Kumro Patar Bora and Mirchi Gosht

Kumro Patar Bora: Ingredients: Kumro pata / pumpkin leaves - 4 Poppy seeds - 4 tbsp Shrimp - 200gms Mustard seeds-2tbsp Green chilli - 2 nos Turmeric- 1/2tsp, salt to taste. Mustard...

Love at the time of Poila Boisakh – That good man who saved me

The Bengali New Year day has always been so special for me not because of the good foods made on this day as a...

This is why all religions should remember Good Friday

For more than two thousand years Good Friday has been observed with respect all over the world. On this day, Jesus Christ was tortured...

Bengali film based on a true story – here are the top five

We all love a good film with a great story. But when the story is real hard truth, the film takes a different dimension....

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...

5 films on reincarnation that will give you the chills

Whether we believe in reincarnation or not, we always love a good reincarnation story. Stories of how people take birth to fulfill their undone...

6 best films of Basanta Choudhury – a sophisticated actor almost forgotten

The Golden Age of Bengali Cinema - the black and white era - has been graced by extremely talented artists. Basanta Choudhury was one...

The 8 greatest roles of the grandest Suchitra Sen

On 6 April 1931, the house of Karunamoy Dasgupta and Indira Devi was lit up. A beautiful baby daughter had been born to them....

How I spent my holiday in a forest bungalow without a roof & couldn’t catch cock for dinner

Bengalis are very fond of making fun and festivals. They want to enjoy life and therefore they have made for themselves so many festivals...

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