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Language: Bengali
Publisher: Ananda Publishers
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Publisher Ananda Publishers
ISBN-10 8170664802
Award Year 1944
Language Bengali
Awards Sahitya Akademi Award
ISBN-13 9788170664802
Binding Hardcover
Authored By Samaresh Majumder
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Nov 3, 2011


Awesome Book .A must read for every bengali.Ekta chele ki kore politics e joriye kore se Naxal hoye vabe ekta meye ondho bhabe nijer sob kichu diye ekjon ke bhalobashte pare tar ek nidarun udahoron ei kaal bela.Many Thanx to Samaresh Majumdar for writing such a good Novel.

Sudipta Roy

Jul 4, 2012

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Obossoi Porte Hobe

Undoubtedly Samaresh Majumder is an author who will keep you engrossed. Likely KALBELA potrays the tough times during the 80's when Bengal was in turmoil. The journey of a young man, events in his life ties him to politics and at the same time he falls is love. All these twist and turns in his life will not dissappoint you. Grab this book without a second thought.

Subhajit Saha

Sep 30, 2011

A rich novel about post-independence time of Bengal

Kalbela is considered one of the best contemporary Bengali novels. Taking us on a journey of a university student who finds the aim of his life to rid this newly independent nation of corruption and to build a new classless society for the generations ahead. Kalbela is as the author himself says, "A love story" to love the people, the country and to love oneself. The female protagonist Madhabilata is a burning example of how a woman can stand up against all odds to hold her beliefs. Mostly Kalbela is a novel which can inspire a person to do something and not to seat idle in front of Injustice

Angshuman Sengupta

Jan 28, 2012

a very rare intriguing journey...a masterpiece...

rarely have I some across any book, that have stirred me like this one. part of a trilogy Uttorpurush-Kaalbela-Kaalpurush, this one is the best, tracking the journey of a small town youth, in the tumultuous times of the naxalite movement, his clash of values and ideologies, and how he gets pulled up into the movement. He doesn't emerge victorious at the end, loses everything,(or does he ?), and that in essence, makes the journey much more enjoyable and a fantastic read.

Satadal Adhikary

Feb 22, 2014

A must read for the lovers of Bengali literarure

This novel is the 2nd part of Animesh Trilogy as it is informally called, is followed by Uttyoradhikar (Mitra & Ghosh Pub.) and preceded to Kalpurush (Ananda Pub.). It depicts the journey of a young boy from his village to Kolkata for higher study and his eventful life which leads him to be wrapped in Naxalist Movement. In the time between, he finds his sweetheart but soon they are detached from each other owing to his party duty. Later they reunite, but now in a completely transformed state made by the artifact of intuition that he followed in earlier days.

This is one of the most famous nov

Amit Dey Biswas

Apr 17, 2013

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Kudos to the writer

One of the best political novel that I ever read..... Samaresh babu portrayed the dark age of 70s in West Bengal and also the dual face of the politics that West Bengal faced that time... Kudos to you sir for this awesome novel....
And for service, FLIPKART u are my hero......

Amlan Kundu

Jan 23, 2013

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Things Have Not Changed

20 years back, the "student poliitcs" in Bengal forced my generation of Bengalies to seek for a living outside Bengal. We understood late...very late, after we have whitewashed our future...that the Bengal Student Political vortex just sucks blood from the young students to make them fit to be an Auto Rickshaw Driver! We are still doing so...we will keep on doing so...untill we totally destroy ourselves. This book should be reccommended for reading to each Bengali Student to understand what futre lies ahead for students who are used as napkins by the Bengal Politicians.

Koustav Sarkar

Oct 15, 2012

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You will love this

Its one of the best books that you will ever come across. If u are here reading the reviews of this book, then i would suggest dont think twice just go ahead buy it and read. Its a treasure chest!
You will love this!
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