Srijit Mukherjee releases Kobita Path by Bratya Basu

Kolkata, October 06, 2015 (Washington Bangla Radio) : National award winning filmmaker Srijit Mukherjee recently released ‘Kobita Path’ an audio cd featuring recitation by Bratya Basu , who besides a notable figure from Bengal’s cultural scene is also the  hon’ble MLA from Dumdum Constituency and the Tourism minister of State.

It features poetries by Jibanananda Das, Joy Goswami, Subodh Sarkar, Joydeb Basu, Prabir Dasgupta. It is more of a selection of various kind of poetries of various moods.Bratya said, “ There was a time while poetry was my soft spot. I used to spent a whole day with poetries. My mind shifted in a different direction while passed out from University. Though I had an emotional attachment with poetries. Kobita Path is an initiative where I have recited poems those had an immense impact over my soul and mind during my tender age. Though I had to leave many of them. I am thankful to Raga Music for the release. I would try another volume if it gets proper appreciation.”

                                             Srijit Mukherjee and Bratya Basu

 The CD comprises of poetries like Sei Sob Shiyalera ( Jibanananda Das ), Phire Eso Chaka ( Binay Majumder), Chandan Kather Botam ( Sunik Ganguly ), Mukto Manuser Podyo ( Mridul Dasgupta ), Bakul Bagan ( Joy Goswami ), Paa ( Subodh Sarkar ) and so on. Altogether twenty one recitations. The CD has been priced at Rs. 125/- only.The venture has been dedicated to Avik Majumder, Prasun Bhowmik two of poet cum friends of the artiste.