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Gitanjali - Bratati Bandyopadhyay and Prattyush Bandyopadhyay New Recitation with Sarod Album MP3 Download Release

Prattyush Banerjee Indian Classical Instrumental Sarod Recital MP3 DownloadGitanjali by Bratati Bandopadhyay and Prattyush Bandopadhyay is an album with recitation from Rabindranath Tagore's Gitanjali (buy Tagore's Gitanjali Book Online) recited by Bratati Banerjee with background music designed by Pratyush Banerjee on the Sarod. Pratyush Banerjee is a talented disciple of Pt Buddhadev Dasgupta.

The album is released by Saregama (erstwhile HMV) to mark 100 years from the publication of Gitanjali. Saregama has recently started doing a good job of making their releases available for MP3 download. Listen to free samples and download MP3 recitation by Bratati Banerjee online »

Also check out Prattysh Banerjee's Indian Classical Instrumental Sarod performances of Raga Gujri Todi and Jaijaiwanti MP3 downloads »

Watch Prattyush Banerjee performing Live in Toronto in 2008:

55th Idea Filmfare Awards Nominations 2010 Announced - Indian Bollywood Hindi Movie Blu-Ray DVD Releases Available Online

Feb 12, 2010 (Washington Bangla Radio) The nominations for 2010 Filmfare Awards, the Indian cinema industry's attempt to imbibe the Academy Awards of the USA, have been announced. The nominations in the various categories are as follows, as announced on the Filmfare web-site.

Naseeruddin Shah, one of the greatest acting powerhouses in India and the world, has famously said Bollywood Film Awards are a joke. There are reader comments already made at the Filmfare site lamenting the non-inclusion of smart films like Rocket Singh and inclusion of non-actors in the nominated list of best actors and actresses. The fun goes on!

Most of these Hindi movies are available online in Blu-Ray and DVD formats - click on the links following the entries to order online.


3 Idiots (order DVD Blu-Ray online)
Dev D (Blu-Ray DVD Sale)
Kaminey (Buy Blue-Ray DVD)
Love Aaj Kal (Blu-Ray DVD)
Paa (Blu Ray DVD)
Wake Up Sid (Blu-Ray DVD)


Bengali Recitation Guru Partho Mukhopadhyay to perform solo

India '05: Rabindra Sadan

Guru Partha Mukhopadhyay will perform recitation as his 1st offcial solo program on 2nd February, 2010 at Rabindra Sadan, Kolkata.

Entry is free for all.

Brototi Paul - Creative writer, Elocutionist & a Painter par excellence

Brototi Paul

Creative writer, painter and elocutionist Brototi Paul won her first award in a recitation competition at age 3. Since then, she has won numerous awards in elocution at local and regional levels.  Her first book ASWAD, a book of poems, and her second book ATO TUKU ASHA – a novel, were inaugurated at the Kolkata International Book Fair in 2004 and 2005. Listen to Brototi's recitation of her own poems.

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Hindi Recitation - Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan Poems By Amitabh Bachchan - CD Sale

CD COVER - Hindi Recitation - Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan Poems By Amitabh BachchanBACHCHAN RECITES BACHCHAN is a fabulous album sure to entertain all Hindi poetry and Ghazal lovers. Amitabh Bachchan, in the unique bass-baritone voice of his, recites some magnificent poems written by his father, the acclaimed poetPadma Bhushan Dr Harivansh Rai Bachchan (1907 - 2003).

Born Harivanshrai Srivastava, Bachchan is an adopted title that he took up formally while working towards his Ph.D. in Cambridge, England in the early 1950s.

Read Harivansh Rai Bachchan's acclaimed Madhushala in full. Watch video of Amitabh Bachchan reciting Madhushala. Buy Amitabh Bachchan's recitation of poems by his father.