History of Bengali literature

Madhumala 11

Did we forget what happened in Madhumala’s land? At daybreak after that night, the parrots in her cage began talking, …

Madhumala 10

He walked and walked – he saw someone on the way – a sentry. Madan asked, “Could you tell me …

Madhumala 9

Madankumar never had an intension to listen to anyone. With his fleet of fourteen boats, he set off on a …

Madhumala 8

Everyone in the royal hunting troupe got up when the first ray of the sun called them in the morning. …

Madhumala 7

Who opened the eyes first? – Madhumala. She opened her eyes wondering why the parrot in the golden cage did …

Madhumala 6

Crossing the sky from one corner to another, the sisters reached where Madhumala lived. Only the sound of the waves …

Folktales from Bengal

India, being an old civilisation has rich tradition of folktales. Folklore research of 19th – 20th century discovered many of …

Where is Bengal — exactly?

Again an old post: sharing for blog readers 🙂 Bengal, West Bengal, East Bengal, Bangāl, Banga — too many names to describe …