India

Death of a Reader

Banaphul (Balaichand Mukhopadhyay) was the King of Bengali short stories – according to me. I tried to translate one of …

Madhumala 2

The monk was never found. The king called astrologer Brahmins to calculate auspicious moments for his union with the queen. …

Where is Bengal — exactly?

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