Shakti Chattopadhyay

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Shakti Chattopadhyay was born on 25 November 1933, in Jaynagar, Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India. He was an Indian poet and writer who wrote in Bengali.

He passed Matriculation Examination in 1951 and got admitted to the City College to study commerce as his maternal uncle, who was a businessman and also his guardian, promised him a job as an accountant.

In 1953, he passed Intermediate Commerce Examination but gave up studying commerce and got admitted to the Presidency College (now Presidency University, Kolkata) with Honours in Bengali literature but he did not appear in the examination.

He started writing novels to make a living from literature. Kuyotala was his first novel. His first collection of poems, Hey prem, Hey naishyabda (O love, O silence), was published in 1956. Abani Bari Achho is a poem by Shakti Chattopadhyay.

He was awarded Ananda Puraskar and Sahitya Akademy Awards for his works.

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Amar Rabindranath - Shakti Chattopadhyay
Amar Rabindranath By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Amar Rabindranath
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06-02-2023
Bangladesher Sampratik Galpa by Shakti Chattopadhyay
Bangladesher Sampratik Galpa By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Bangladesher Sampratik Galpa
0
29-04-2023
Chalo Beriya Aasi by Shakti Chattopadhyay
Chalo Beriya Aasi By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Chalo Beriya Aasi
0
20-09-2023
Chalo Beriya Aasi 02
Chalo Beriya Aasi 02 By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Chalo Beriya Aasi 02
0
06-02-2023
Jete Pari Kintu keno jabo by Shakti Chattopadhyay
Jete Pari Kintu keno jabo By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Jete Pari Kintu keno jabo
0
29-04-2023
Parer Kantha Matir Bari by Shakti Chattopadhyay
Parer Kantha Matir Bari By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Parer Kantha Matir Bari
0
20-09-2023
Podyosamagra by Shakti Chattopadhyay
Podyosamagra By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Podyosamagra
0
06-02-2023
Shakti Chattopadhyayer Sreshtho Kobita
Shakti Chattopadhyayer Sreshtho Kobita By Shakti Chattopadhyay
Shakti Chattopadhyayer Sreshtho Kobita
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06-02-2023