Tag: Bengal Tourism

Jorasanko Thakur Bari History Kolkata
India Travels, Travel

Kolkata Photowalk – Jorasanko Thakur bari | Home of the Tagore

মাঝে মাঝে তব দেখা পাই…..চিরদিন কেন পাইনা। It seems like these words of Kobiguru Rabindranath Tagore resonate through my ears whenever I have been back to one of the most popular residences of this country, Jorasanko Thakur bari. The ancestral home of the Thakur poribaar, the famed Tagore clan! It was this place where the […]

Jamini Roy Mother Child Sasthi Jamai Sashthi
Lifestyle

Jamai Sashti: A Festival of Son-in-laws in Bengal

|| JAMAI SASHTI || জামাই ষষ্ঠী ||  Simply put, it can be called as Son-in-law’s Day. Long before the huge list of commemorative days came into its existence, Bengal was already in the great leagues of celebrating a day exquisitely dedicated to the son-in-laws of the family. Jamai Sashti, as Bengal proudly announces, is one day […]