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Amitava Purakayastha



Poila Baisakh is never complete without a Panjika

Tale of that small pink book and loads of funny information!

Did you know Kolkata had goshalas since 1885?

A look at the lesser-known Calcutta Pinjrapole Society

Panihati is older than Kolkata!

Explorer Amitava Purakayastha pens Panihati’s600-year-old history

‘Royal Fish’ in ‘Royal Oil’ at Belgachhia Villa!

Who shot the old photographs of Paikpara Rajbari?

Imagine Bande Mataram played in your ears with a cleaner!

Babus of Belgachhia Villa played rhythms with ear cleaning tools!