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Monthly Bengali Hymn 1

My favorite lines of the lyrics (translated to English) under the videos

“Friend, just for today

Let’s bathe in the sun’s shower”

The only witnesses were the moon and the stars… 119 more words


10 reasons why it is amazing to be a bengali 

Durga pujo is round the corner and thus it is that time of the year when all bengalis feel “most bangali” in their life. 😂 (And I am no different) 845 more words


Rest of the Rawr (and a video)

Raw thoughts. I don’t know how to get my rawest….how do you say ‘rawest’? “Rawr-rest?” Or like “Raw-rest”? Wait, I think the first one seemed a bit too much. 152 more words


Eilshe Guri Festival at the Aaheli, Axis Mall:

Ilish for us, bengalis, is not a fish. It is an emotion, and beyond. Last Saturday I fought my way through all the puddles, muck and splashes of the typical rainy day, to reach the Aaheli, Axis Mall for their Eilshe Guri Festival, on an invitation to KFB. 132 more words


To Love or not to Love the new-age Ilish:

The much-famed Ilish (Hilsa, for the uninitiated), holds a special place in the heart of Bangalis worth their ‘Machh-Bhaat‘. Be it fellow commuters in the crowded bus, or colleagues at office, or even relatives meeting after years, the conversations held any time between May and September, has to, invariably, hover around the… 640 more words


Lokaahar: Joys of Simplicity

In the mood for some ‘ghorowa bangali khabar‘? Then Lokaahar is the new place to check out. But don’t get me wrong, it won’t serve you the mundane things which comprise regular meals in most Bangali households. 232 more words

Food Reviews

Bangladeshi Festival at 6 Ballygunge Place: Paatpere Padma Parey

6 Ballygunge Place will be celebrating the bond of food and love between Epar Bangla and Opaar Bangla, in its Bangladeshi Food Festival, from 8th April to 23rd April (except on 14th April), and I was invited to the unveiling event of the same on March 31st, as a part of the Kolkata Food Bloggers. 308 more words