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Suranjana Mitra



Kolkata addresses Parkinson’s Disease with international conference hoste...

The Asia- Oceania Parkinson and Movement Disorder Conference (AOPMC), 2023 was held in Kolkata recently

Binodini Opera brings Noti Binodini alive on stage as Sudipta Chakraborty g...

Binodini Dasi was born in 1863 in the suburbs of Kolkata which was predominantly inhabited by sex workers

‘Boat Schools’ can be a solution to education in flood prone areas of B...

Boatmen, teachers and volunteers came forward to take part in building the school

Fuchkawala – the restaurant that started during Lockdown blues by two you...

Fuchkawala is now a brand and ever increasing, thanks to the innovative ideas of the siblings

Books from Thailand make their way to the Book Fair for the first time

The fair is filled with enthusiasts ranging from kids to adults

French artist Annabel and husband Sourav restore old Kolkata buildings thro...

Annabel Schenck trying to give a fresh look to old Kolkata buildings without destroying them

K. Ali Bakery: The century old heritage bakery of Mominpur

few bakeries have stood firm in the face of tumultuous times

Saras Mela: Melting pot of artisans

Fairs are connecting links between rural artisans and urban buyers

Remembering on her birth anniversary, Ma Sarada – goddess or a mere mothe...

Ma Sarada’s life story remained practically unknown

Walking down Apur Sansar Park; talking to architect Saibal Kar

Soumitra Chatterjee started his journey with ‘Apur Sansar’

A piece of Bengal in the core of Varanasi – Visiting the famous Bangali T...

This Bangali Tola is situated by the Dashashwamedh Ghat

Max Mueller Bhavan celebrates its 65th year

Goethe Institute offers a large number of courses to suit every situation

Soumitro Chatterjee lives on: Exclusive interview with his daughter

Chatterjee was a prodigy and a legacy to be taken forward by the coming generations

Sri Aurobindo Pathamandir: a historical gem unknown by most

A quaint library located at the heart of Kolkata, a tour inside Sri Aurobindo Pathamandir can be a treat for the bookworms

Rani Rashmoni’s iconic Janbazar house finally acquires heritage status

The historically significant Janbazar house of Rani Rashmoni, which has been a witness of several important contemporary events, finally recognised as a heritage building

What’s selling this Diwali?

Traditions have not been forgotten; they have just been modernised

Remembering poet Nishikanto Roychowdhury

Not only a poet but Roychowdhury was a lyricist as well

Is the traditional art of 'Lakshmi shara' vanishing?

A traditional practise that is endangered today is worshipping Maa Lakshmi on a shara