Subscribe to our weekly newsletter


Mouni Mondal




Panchakanya of India's first all-female artists’ group – GetBengal stor...

Pancha-Kanya challenged the status quo and created a space for women in the art world

Lodha-shabar's Khoabgaon emerges stronger, thanks to Chalchitra Academy - G...

Chalchitra Academy has been working towards bringing together folk art with mainstream artists

London University confers D.Litt. on Mughal art historian Asok Kumar Das - ...

Dr. Das wrote ‘Matir Neechay Itihash’ that was published in the Magh, 1369

Shibram and Sharadindu's 'Mess Bari's, fighting against the aggression of m...

An experience of the bygone eras of ‘Mess-Bari’ culture of colonial Calcutta

Bengal celebrates the "1st Buddhadeb Dasgupta Film & Poetry Festival” wit...

Poems were an inseparable part of Buddhadeb Dasgupta’s films

A hub of showbiz glamour, Kolkata's 'cinema para' once glittered gloriously...

From morning until midnight, Hatibagan was a hub of showbiz glamour

Kolkata’s Coffee Man – Whipping up art with coffee

Partha Mukherjee, works at an IT company but has pursued his artistic interests

How the British were mesmerised by Bengal’s ‘Palanquins’

The men who carried palanquins were called “Kahar”

Georgina Haque, the first female Bangladeshi drummer

Haque was inspired by the drummer late Sabbir Qadir

City hospital for reviving fountain pens to health

The Fountain Pen Hospital represents a bygone idea in an age of instant communication

Hippies still live in the lanes of Kolkata

Beatniks continue to teach the values of peace and love

Walking into Kolkata’s iconic ‘mess-baris’ – first-hand account

An experience of the bygone eras of ‘Mess-Bari’ culture of colonial Calcutta

Metamorphosis of Bay leaf from a food condiment to bookmark!

College girl Priyanjali Sen’s unique innovation

Gramophone Records, a big hit at Guddu Bhai’s seven decades old shop

‘Vibrations’ — a mecca for all music aficionados