Monthly Archives: March 2013

Prothom Protishruti

Ashapurna Devi gifted Bengali literature one of the most memorable trilogy Prothom Protishruti–Subarnalata–Bakulkatha, about three generations of women. Prothom Protishruti is the story of Satyabati, well taught with education and values given by her father Ramkali. Satyavati has been taught by her father before she was married off. She wanted to educate her daughter as well. But her life was not that easy. Set in the late 18th and 19th centuries, this widely acclaimed novel attempts to commemorate the struggles and efforts of women, of the mute domestic space, neglected by history. This book, about one of the many unknown women from the ignored interiors of Bengal……

Purushottam Sri Krishna

Purushottan Sri Krishna is a mythological story written by Nripendra Krishna Chattopadhyay in his book “Golpo Bale Dadumoni”. The story depicts the life journey of Sri Krishna who is one of the “Avatars” of Supreme God “Vishnu”. Sri Krishna was born as a human being to restore the “Dharma” and to eradicate the evil forces from this earth. Nripendra Krishna Chattopadhyay was a story teller at All India Radio, Kolkata for a long time and his program “Golpo Bale Dadumoni” was very popular. After successfully completing the radio program, he wrote several stories in “Shuktara”. These stories were later published as a book named “Golpo Bale Dadumoni”