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Sunday, July 31, 2011

Thousand Voice Of Tagore

An unprecedented event going to take place this evening in Kolkata.
One thousand singers across Bengal will sing 27 songs of Rabindranath
Tagore in chorus. Arundhati Deb of the organisation 'Muktadhara' is
responsible to realise this venture. The venue of this cultural
function is Netaji Indoor Stadium of Kolkata.

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A. B.

Saturday, July 30, 2011

Kumortuli To London

Image of goddess Durga - made of
fibre glass going to London from its birthplace - Kumortuli in Kolkata. (The picture here taken from a newspaper).
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A. B.

Friday, July 29, 2011

Mohun Bagan Day

Mohun Bagan AC - the first football club of India won
IFA Shield in the year 1911 on this day. Bagan defeated a European team East Yorkshire Regiment by 2 goals to 1 at CFC ground. The two goals scored for Mohun
Bagan by Captain Shibdas Bhaduri and Abhilas Ghosh. The centenary
celebration of shield winning was organised at Netaji Indoor Stadium this
evening.--
A. B.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Palashi: The Place of Defeating of Bengal’s Last Nawab

We the all Bengalees are loved to travel with the experience of the essence of that place with the true features of its original scenario of the glory. That is why the attraction of the history of a particular place hypnotizes us with their charm…


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Wednesday, July 27, 2011

'City Of Joy' Kolkata - Waiting For Durga Puja

Kumortuli of Kolkata busy
with the creativity. Clay
models of Durga under preparation. --
A. B.

Tuesday, July 26, 2011

Season Flowers Can Make Colorful Your Garden

One pice green is the relief power of anyone in the present busy and modernized time when we see the concrete structure ever where throughout the world and over expands our eyes. Garden is that conception of place or ground of trees where we can…


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Monday, July 25, 2011

'Bongobibhushan' : Initiation Of New Honour

Kolkata - the city of joy today happy to honour 9 jewels of the city
with 'Bongobibhushan' - the new honour. The newly formed government of
West Bengal initiated this honour to recall the contributions of 9
gems of Kolkata - Shailen Manna, Smt. Amalashankar, Smt. Mahashweta
Devi, Manna Dey, Dwijen Mukhopadhyay, Smt. Sandhya Mukhopadhyay, Smt.
Supriya Devi, Haradhan Bandyopadhyay and Amjad Ali Khan. The
function is being organised at Science City Auditorium in Kolkata this
evening.

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A. B.

Sunday, July 24, 2011

Mahanayak Uttam Kumar

31 years ago, in the year 1980, on this day, Mahanayak Uttam Kumar
passed away forever. But he was such an actor, such a nice person, to
be remembered forever.

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A. B.

One Stop Details and Reviews About Kolkata Bengali NewsPaper and Publication House

A newspaper is a repeatedly scheduled publication containing news of current events, informative articles, diverse features and advertising. In Kolkata there are many names of published newspapers which are every day processed to spread out…


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Saturday, July 23, 2011

Uttam Kumar Film Festival

Tomorrow, 24th July, 31st
death anniversary of the matinee idol of Bengali silver screen - Uttam
Kumar. On this occasion, popular films of this legendary actor will be
screened for 7 days simultaneously at Uttam Mancha of south Kolkata
and Star
Theatre of north Kolkata.--
A. B.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Marble Palace Kolkata; till Carryout the Ancient Glory of Heritage

In Kolkata there are many places of tourist's attractions but some have its own authentic flavor of ancient history and heritage aspects of true Kolkata. Marble palace of Kolkata thus is a must visit tourist attraction spot of that kind of interest.…


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Fashion hits the fruit basket!

A golden banana or some piquant citrus? A bunch of cherries or a basket of berries? Take your pick. The right fruit can make your

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Wednesday, July 20, 2011

PAOLI BECOMES TAGORE’S ELA

She rebel: Cotton saris and full-sleeved blouses — that's Paoli Dam's look as Ela in Bappaditya Bandopadhyay's period film Elar Char Adhyay. The team was

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Peacock in Kolkata Zoo Enjoy with His Extended Tail

In Monsoon peacocks are generally used to extends their tail. Enjoy the beauty of extended tail of a peacock in Kolkata Zoo through this video cliping.


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Dakshineswar Kali Temple; Great Divine Place of Kolkata

Dakshineswar present near Kolkata and on the eastern bank of Hooghly River, normally known for the famous Kali temple which was established by a philanthropist Rani Rashmoni Devi in 1855. When she was preparing to go to Varanasi, Kali maa appeared in…


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Monday, July 18, 2011

'City Of Joy' Kolkata : Waiting For Durga Puja

A kid at Kumortuli (the place where the clay
idols of goddess Durga are being made) touching the clay face of Durga
and trying to feel the days left for puja.
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A. B.

Sunday, July 17, 2011

Image Of Rural Bengal

Today I was going to a village of rural Bengal to keep the invitation.
At noon, clouds covered the sun and witnessed a fair spell of
thundershower. After lunch, while I was returning home, watched a
little girl was going in front of me with a school bag on her back. It
was a calm afternoon after a spell of rains. And the doors of the
rural houses and shops were shut. I felt the loneliness of the girl
and the aloof surrounds.

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A. B.

Durga Puja; the Annual Glamorous Festival of Kolkata

The cultural and commercial capital of East India is Kolkata; it is also the capital town of West Bengal. Bengalis are very festive in their nature as there are 13 occasions in the 12 months as they say: it called in Bengali language that "BARO MASE…


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KHICHURI; the Eminent Starter for Bengalis

Khichuri is an authentic Indian recipe and they are used specially this recipe for the puja to worshipped the food to the God. It is of many types but here the recipe for 'Khichuri' is for Bhog (the food of God) purposes Ingredients: (for 4 people)…


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Saturday, July 16, 2011

Ropeway Of Darjeeling Would Be The Best Attraction Of Tourists In Bengal

Ropeway of hill
station Darjeeling was made by the British to use as commuter of
goods. But, after the independence, it became useless. During early
70s, planning was framed by the then government of West Bengal to use
it for the tourists. But, change of government also changed the fate
of ropeway. Now it is dead. But the new government determined to
revive
it. If it is, then ropeway of Darjeeling would be the best attraction
of the tourists of Bengal.--
A. B.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

Kitchen For Birds

There will be kitchens for the birds of the parks in Kolkata and
surrounded areas.

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A. B.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011

Acharya Bhavan opens its doors to visitors

KOLKATA: The city can now see for itself what a treasure trove the bright red heritage building on 93 APC Road is. The doors of

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Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Heritage Areas Of The City Kolkata Now 'Hoarding-free-zone'

The West Bengal Government decided to keep the heritage areas of the
city Kolkata free from commercial hoardings. Now, heritage areas of
the city is 'hoarding-free-zone'. The work is in progress to remove
all the hoardings from the said areas.

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A. B.

Manoj Tiwary - Best Cricketer of The Year

Cricket Association Of
Bengal selected Manoj Tiwary as the best cricketer of the year 2010-11
and will give him
the award on 23 July in Kolkata. His selection was made on the basis
of his good performance in Ranji alongwith National T-20 Tournament
this year. --
A. B.

Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Howrah Bridge

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A. B.

Kolkata : Sky Of The Day

This morning, on my way, I looked at the sky, and it was blue.
Although the season
is monsoon, a feeling of autumn morning suddenly filled my mind with joy.
--
A. B.

Monday, July 4, 2011

Preparation Of Durga Puja In Kolkata

Yesterday, on the auspicious day of Rath Yatra, preparation of this
year's Durga Puja was started. Famous organisers of Durga Puja in
Kolkata worshipped the 'kathamo' or 'khuti' with traditional rituals.
In this picture, the said rituals was performing in the house of Rani
Rasmoni in Kolkata.

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A. B.

Sunday, July 3, 2011

'Rath Yatra' At Nalikul - Kids Pulling The Ropes Of The Chariot

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A. B.

Rath Yatra Festival At Nalikul

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A. B.

'Rath Yatra' Festival Of Rural Bengal

This evening I went to a rural village named Nalikul, to watch the
Rath Yatra festival. The evening was not so dry - drizzle, mud and
humidity there. But kids alongwith elders joyfully enjoyed the journey
of Lord Jagannath with cheers. Pulling the ropes of the chariot by the
enthusiastic kids - amazing scene to watch indeed. A fair is there to
enjoy the weeklong festival.

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A. B.

Saturday, July 2, 2011

2-day-old boy beats Bengal

Calcutta, July 1: If you are born in Narendrapur village of Murshidabad, you've to be tough to survive. Even a two-day-old boy knows that.


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