Barnali Saha (Banerjee), originally from Kolkata, is a creative writer currently living in Nashville, Tennessee. She enjoys writing short stories and poems, along with occasional articles on social issues and also film reviews, travelogues etc. Her works have been featured multiple times in the renowned newspapers/magazines in India like The Statesman, The Indian Express, DNA-Me etc. along with several other magazines (e.g., Pens on Fire, Many Midnights etc.) and e-magazines (e.g., Palki, Sristi etc.) in the USA. She is also a regular blogger at the Sulekha Blogs - feel free to check out her recent works at barnalibanerjee.sulekha.com. Barnali has recently published her first book "Figments of Imagination" available from Wordclay. Apart from creative writing, her hobbies include painting, photography and recitation.
We present the following great Bengali Poems (Bangla Kobita) by legendary Bengali poets, recited by Barnali. We are airing Barnali's elocution on our live radio channel. You can also listen to them on-demand using the player below.
- Sukumar Roy - Shotpatro
- Jibananda Das - Banalata Sen
- Joy Goswami - Malatibala Balika Bidyalaya | Benimadhab
- Kazi Nazrul Islam - Kandari Hoshiar
- Sukanta Bhattacharya - Charpatro
Here is a video version of Barnali reciting Malatibala Balika Bidyalaya by Kobi Joy Goswami posted at Youtube.com by Barnali: