Bengali literature
Bengali literature (Bengali: বাংলা সাহিত্য, Bangla Sahityô) denotes the body of writings in the Bengali language in South Asia. The earliest extant work in Bengali literature is the Charyapada, a ...
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Middle Bengali Literature
The Middle Bengali Literature is a period in the history of Bengali literature dated from 15th to 18th centuries. Following Turkey's invasion of Bengal in the 13th century, literature in vernacular Be...
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Shreekrishna Kirtana
Shreekrishna Kirtana Kabya (Bengali: শ্রীকৃষ্ণকীর্তন কাব্য) or Sri Krishna Kirtana Kabya is a pastoral Vaishnava drama in verse composed by Boru Chandidas. It is considered to be the most signific...
Mangal-Kavya
Mangal-Kāvya (Bengali: মঙ্গলকাব্য, "Poems of Benediction") is a group of Bengali Hindu religious texts, composed more or less between 13th Century and 18th Century, notably consisting of narratives of...
Bengali novels
Bengali novels occupy a major part of Bengali literature. Though the first Bengali novel was Karuna O Phulmonir Bibaran (1852), the Bengali novel actually started its journey with Durgeshnandini writt...
Bengali poetry
Bengali poetry is a form that originated in Pāli and other Prakrit socio-cultural traditions. It is antagonistic towards Vedic rituals and laws as opposed to the shramanic traditions such as Buddhism...
Binoy Majumdar
Binoy Majumdar (Bengali: বিনয় মজুমদার) (17 September 1934 - 11 December 2006) was a Bengali poet. Binoy received the prestigious Sahitya Akademi Award in 2005.
Late Binoy Majumdar was born in...
Manik Bandopadhyay
Manik Bandopadhyay (Bengali: মানিক বন্দ্যোপাধ্যায়  Manik Bandopadhyay ; 19 May 1908 – 3 December 1956) was a Bengali novelist and is considered one of the leading lights of modern Benga...
Sri Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita
Sri Sri Ramakrishna Kathamrita (Bengali: শ্রীশ্রীরামকৃষ্ণ-কথামৃত, Śrī-Śrī-Rāmakṛṣṇa-Kathāmṛta, "The Nectar of Sri Ramakrishna's Words") is a Bengali five-volume work by Mahendranath Gupta (1854–...
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Ananda Puraskar
The Ananda Puraskar (Bengali: আনন্দ পুরস্কার Anondo Puroshkar) (literally Ananda Award) is an award for Bengali literature awarded annually by the ABP Group to writers using Bengali, usually from ...
Literary creations of Satyajit Ray
Satyajit Ray (1921–1992), a Bengali film director from India, is well known for his contributions to Bengali literature. He created two of the most famous characters in Bengali: Feluda the sleuth,...
Dharmamangal
The Dharmamangal (Bengali: ধর্মমঙ্গল) is an important subgenre of mangalkavya, the most significant genre of medieval Bengali literature. The texts belonging to this subgenre eulogize Dharmathakur...
Maimansingha Gitika
Maimansingha Gitika (Bengali: মৈমনসিংহ গীতিকা), also known by the alternative name Mymensingh Geetika, is a collection of folk ballads from the region of Mymensingh, Bangladesh. They were publish...
Daulat Qazi
Daulat Qazi (কাজী দৌলত) (Also Qazi Daulat, Daulat Kazi) (1600–1638) was a medieval Bengali poet, believed to have been born into a Qazi family in the village of Sultanpur in Rauzan, Chittagong. No get...
Ramacharitam
The Ramacharitam is a Sanskrit epic poem written in Arya metre by Sandhyakar Nandi during Pala Empire, between approximately 1050 and 1150 CE. This work simultaneously narrates the story of the Ramaya...
Feluda
Feluda (Bengali: ফেলুদা), or Prodosh Chandra Mitra, (Bengali: প্রদোষ চন্দ্র মিত্র), who also uses the Anglicised name Pradosh C. Mitter, is a fictional private investigator starring in a serie...
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Jana Gana Mana
"Jana Gana Mana" is the national anthem of India. Written in highly Sanskritised (Tatsama) Bengali, the first of five stanzas of a Brahmo hymn composed and scored by Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagor...
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Devdas
Devdas (Bengali: দেবদাস, Debdas; Hindi: देवदास, Devdās) (also called Debdas) (1917) is a Bengali Romance novel by Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay written when he was only seventeen years of age.
D...
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Puthi
A Puthi is a book of poetic fairy tales and religious stories of rural ancient Bengal which were read by a senior "educated" person while others would listen. This was used as a medium for education a...
Alaol
Alaol-Ali Abbas Husaini (Bengali: আলাওল; 1607-1680 CE) was a poet in Bengal during medieval age. He is thought to be born around 1607 in Faridpur in the present-day Bangladesh. His most well know...
Aranyak
'Aranyak' (Bengali: আরণ্যক ) composed between 1937–39 is a famous Bengali novel by Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay based on his long and arduous years in northern Bihar, where he came into contact wi...
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