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BANKIM CHANDRA CHATTERJEE

Bankim Chandra Chatterjee (1838-94) belonged to an orthodox family and was educated at the Hoogly College.  <more>    

BIBHUTIBHUSHAN BANERJEE

Bibhutibhushan Banerjee (1899-1950) had been writing short stories since 1922 but he became prominent only after the publication of his first novel Pather Panchali (1929)   <more>

ISVAR CHANDRA GUPTA

Isvar Chandra Gupta’s (1809) was a poet who was endowed with a keen humor. As a satirist he is ranked among one of the best writers of Bengal.  <more>

JIVANANANDA DAS

Jivanananda Das (1899-1954) belongs to the new school of Bengali poetry.  <more>

KAZI NAZRUL ISLAM

Kazi Nazrul Islam was a poet, short story writer, speaker, newspaper editor, a film actor  <more>

MADHUSUDAN DUTTA

Michael Madhusudan Dutta (1824-73) is undoubtedly the most interesting figure in the history of Bengali literature.  <more>

MANIK BANERJEE

Manik Banerjee (1908-1956) made his first appearance in Vangasri with his Divaratrir Kavya published in 1935  <more>

RABINDRANATH TAGORE

Rabindranath Tagore (1861-1941) was a genius with a multi-faceted personality.  <more>

SANKHA GHOSH

Sankha Ghosh was born in 1932 and lives in Calcutta after retiring in 1992 from Jadavpur  <more>

SARAT CHANDRA CHATTERJEE

Sarat Chandra Chatterjee (1876-1938) published his first long story (Badadidi) in two installments in Bharati (1907).  <more>

SUKUMAR ROY

Sukumar Roy (1887-1923) was one of the greatest writers and illustrators in the history of Bengali literature.   <more>

 


 

 


 

 

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