Ardhendu Chakraborty

2/2A, Selimpur Lane,
Kolkata - 700 031, West Bengal, India
Phone No. : 91-33-2415 1465
Mobile : 098365 66332
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Mrs. Maya Chakraborty [Co-Ordinator]
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Ardhendu Chakraborty, the one of the top most famous Bengali Poet, had born on 20th November, 1934 at Rangoon in Burma (Presently Mayanmar). In the 2nd World War, he had left his native place and had come firstly at Chittagunge and then in Kashi lastly, he had arrived in Allahabad. He had passed class VII in Allahabad and then again returned to chittagunge. He had arrived on Kolkata in 1950. He had passed Matric Exam in Kolkata and got the service. He had started his creative writing at the age of about 40 years. He has the different types of talents. Apart from his poems, stories, prose, editing magazines, he had translated a lots of world famous literatures, and even translated from different Indian languages. He knows Hindi, Romania, Asamia languages etc. His father was Late. Bimal Chakraborty, mother Late Annapurna, his wife Smt. Maya Chakraborty. As per creativity, his poems are very unique.

He had made his literary contributions as he wrote 16 nos. of Bengali Books of Poems. He had translated different Books from Rumania, English, French, Russian, Urdu (India & Pakistan). He wrote the poetic drama named “Charti Kavyanatak” (Four Poetic Drama). He wrote one-act play named “Duti Ekanka” (Two One Act). His short story collections are Diane Hebre, Taj Express O Anyanya Galpa. His created essays are Shamay ‘O’ Baktigata gadya, Pakistaner Pratibadi sahitya (Anti Establishment literature in Pakistan), Nirbachita gaddya Sanghraha, biography of Ivan Turgenav (Nineteen Century Great Russian Novelist). His editing creations are Nirbachita Hemingway, Chotoder Kolkatar Golpa. His english edition is Bengali Poems of Sixties. He has edited jointly as Prithibir Nishidha Upanyas in Eight Volumes, Prithivir Pouranik Kahini (Mythological Stories of World), Kishore Gaya Kosh (Junenil Encyclopedia) in two volumes. He is the editor of Bengali Journal “ABARTA” (Quarterly), and “BANGA BASUNDHARA”. He is the secretary of Association of Friends of Turgenav, Calcutta, Secretary of ‘SAARC’ Literary Seminar (1991), General Secretary of Purvaiya (The East Wind) A North-east Literary Seminar and Poet Meet (1995), Participate in Calcutta Centres of “Doordarshan” and “All India Radio” and Literary Seminars. He had achieved the awards like “Pragati Award”, “Michel Madhusudan Award”, “Bishnu Dey Award”, “Uttarapath Award”, “Rahul Award” , "Poets Foundations Award" and "Kaji Nazrul Award" by Govt. of West Bengal in 2009.


Banga Basundhara – Little Magazine

The very famous quarterly published literary Magazine (Little magazine) is a Bengali Journal. The magazine is edited by famous Poet, Sri Ardhendu Chakraborty. All types of Bengali Literary creations are published in this Journal, Story, Poems, Essays, Interviews, Discussions on topics, dramas – every types Bengali creations are published in this Little Magazine.




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