Bengali Hindus
Bengali Hindus (Bengali: বাঙালি হিন্দু) are ethnic Bengali adherents of Hinduism, and native to the Bengal region of the Indian Subcontinent. Bengali Hindus speak Bengali, which is classified as ...
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A Vancouver woman has filed a lawsuit against yoga millionaire Bikram Choudhury, alleging the 69-year-old yoga guru sexually assaulted her during an instructor training course in Las Vegas in 2010.
Culture of Bengal
The culture of Bengal encompasses cultures in the Bengal region, which today consists of the independent nation of Bangladesh (Purbo Bongo East Bengal), and the Indian state of West Bengal (Poshchim B...
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Chittaranjan Das
Chittaranjan Das  pronunciation  (C. R. Das) (Bengali: চিত্তরঞ্জন দাস Chittorônjon Dash) (popularly called Deshbandhu "Friend of the country") (5 November 1870 – 16 June 1925) was an In...
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Suchitra Sen
Suchitra Sen (Bengali: সুচিত্রা সেন) ([ʃuːtʃiːraː ʃeːn]  listen ), (born as Roma Dasgupta) ( listen ; 6 April 1931 – 17 January 2014), was an Indian film actress who worked in Beng...
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Jatindranath Sengupta
Jatindranath Sengupta (or Yatīndranātha Senagupta) (1887, Shantipur – 1954) was a Bengali poet and writer.
Born to Dwarkanath Sengupta and Mohitkumari Devi, Jatindranath had his early education ...
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Jaya Bhattacharya
Jaya Battacharya is an Indian television actress. She has also done small roles in movies. She is of Bengali descent.
She played a small role in the 2002 Bollywood film Devdas and in the 2001 fil...
Subhas Chandra Bose
Subhas Chandra Bose ( listen ; 23 January 1897 – 18 August 1945(1945-08-18) (aged 48)) was an Indian nationalist whose attempt during World War II to rid India of British rule wi...
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A Vancouver woman has filed a lawsuit against yoga millionaire Bikram Choudhury, alleging the 69-year-old yoga guru sexually assaulted her during an instructor training course in Las Vegas in 2010.
Kanailal Dutta
Kanailal Dutta (Bengali: কানাইলাল দত্ত) (30 August 1888 – 10 November 1908) was a revolutionary in the India's freedom struggle belonging to the Jugantar group. He was born in Chandannagar, West B...
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Anurag Basu
Anurag Basu is an Indian film, television-advertisement and television director, actor, screenwriter and producer. Basu achieved initial success with his films tackling the themes of passion and adul...
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Dwijendralal Ray
Dwijendralal Ray (Bengali: দ্বিজেন্দ্রলাল রায়; 19 July 1863 – 17 May 1913), also known as D. L. Ray (Bengali: ডি. এল. রায়), was a Bengali poet, playwright, and musician. He was known for his...
Disciples of Ramakrishna
Ramakrishna Paramahamsa had sixteen disciples (other than Swami Vivekananda) who became monks of the Ramakrishna Order; they are often considered his apostles. In the Ramakrishna-Vivekananda movement,...
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Swami Vijnanananda
Vijnanananda (28 October 1868 – 25 April 1938) was born as Hariprasanna Chattopadhyaya in an upper-class family near Dakshineswar. He was a direct disciple of Ramakrishna. He was an engineer and...
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Sitanath Tattwabhushan
Pandit Sitanath Tattwabhushan was the official theologian and philosopher of the Sadharan Brahmo Samaj. His hymns still form the basis of Brahmo rites and liturgies.
He was born Sitanath Dutta, in...
Swami Akhandananda
Swami Akhandananda (1864–1937) was a direct disciple of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa, a 19th-century mystic. He was the third president of the Ramakrishna Mission, a philanthropic and spiritual organizatio...
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Achintya Kumar Sengupta
Achintya Kumar Sengupta (Bengali: অচিন্ত্যকুমার সেনগুপ্ত) )(1903-1976), was a renowned Bengali author. He was born in Noakhali, now in Bangladesh.
At the age of 13, after his father's death, S...
Kishore Kumar
Kishore Kumar (born Abhas Kumar Ganguly 4 August 1929 – 13 October 1987) was an Indian film playback singer, actor, lyricist, composer, producer, director, screenplay writer and scriptwriter. He is in...
Satish Ranjan Das
Satish Ranjan Das (1870–1928) was the Advocate-General of Bengal and later the Law Member of the Executive Council of the Viceroy; he was sometime treasurer of the Boy Scouts of Bengal and the Lodge ...
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Prithwindra Mukherjee
Prithwindra Mukherjee (born in 1936) retired in 2003 from a career as a researcher in the Human and Social Sciences Department (Ethnomusicology) of the French National Centre of Scientific Research in...
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Suniti Devi
Suniti Devi ( or Sunity Devi ) CIE (1864–1932) was the Maharani of Princely state of Koch Bihar, India.
She was a daughter of the renowned Brahmo Samaj reformist, Keshub Chandra Sen of Ca...
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Sohail Sen
Sohail Sen (born 24 June 1984) is an Indian film composer, musician and singer who works in Bollywood. He debuted as a film composer with the Hindi film Sirf (2008), which went majorlyunnoticed. Later...
Sanjay Ghose
Sanjoy Ghose (Bengali: সঞ্জয় ঘোষ) (7 December 1959 – 4 July 1997) was an Indian rural development activist known for his pioneering contributions to community health and development media. He is...
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Hari Shankar Roy
Hari Shankar Roy (born 4 April 1986) is an Indian track and field athlete from West Bengal who specializes in the high jump. He holds the current Indian record of 2.25 metres (7 ft 4.58 in) set o...
Aulchand
Aulchand (Bengali: আউলচাঁদ) (1686–1769) was a Bengali Hindu spiritual leader who founded the Kartabhaja philosophy. Kartabhajas consider Aulchand to be an incarnation of Vishnu and therefore think...