Durga Puja | A Beloved Goddess, A Grand Carnival and a Few Tiny Tales …

By Siddhartha Krishnan . 4 Min Read (This essay was originally posted by the author in Purono Kolkatar Golpo FB group) ‘Ya Devi Sarva Bhuteshu, Vishnu Mayeti Shabdita, Namastasye, Namastasye,…

Aloo Posto with Sambar and Rice | Memoirs of a Malayali in Kolkata | FB Live @ Purono Kolkatar Golpo

By: Siddhartha Krishnan . 10 Min Read I have been away from Kolkata for 14 years. However, I have often wondered why the city is still a part of me…

How I took to writing?

One afternoon in August last year, I sat down with my laptop and decided to pen down some thoughts. It was a Saturday and there were dark clouds looming in…

The Storyteller

Many years ago, there was an inquisitive child. He loved to hear stories. Every year during school vacations when he visited his hometown in Kerala, he would spend days at…