Monday, Jun 27, 2022

Maitreyee B Chowdhury


Profile of Maitreyee B Chowdhury

Articles by Maitreyee B Chowdhury

Banaras: Of Naga Sadhus, Dust and Sacred Dance

Banaras: Of Naga Sadhus, Dust and Sacred Dance

Mar 07, 2022

Three poems about a city that dwells in all who dwell in it. Here, even the present is ancient and Ganga becomes an everyday myth. Once the abode of the gods, it’s a city that washes away from people’s sins. 

Mile Sur Mera Tumhara

Mile Sur Mera Tumhara

Oct 10, 2021

When I look back now, I sometimes think we were the happiest and most aromatic on Sundays, when Baba would don a white kurta and pajama, brush his curls, walk around the house in his soft Kolhapuris, managing to somehow look like a young Uttam Kumar with a classical bent of mind.