What Bengali Widows Cannot Eat

Chitrita Banerji

My father died at the beginning of a particularly radiant and colourful spring. Spring in Bengal is teasing and elusive, secret yet palpable, waiting to be discovered. The crimson and scarlet of palash and shimul flowers post the season’s banners on high trees. Compared to the scented flowers of t…


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