September 26, 2020
A tribute to Pandit Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar on his 200th birth anniversary by Starmark, in association with Dev Sahitya Kutir.
An Online Session on StarmarkKolkata Facebook page – https://www.facebook.com/StarmarkKolkata/
Date : 26th September 2020
Time : 6 p.m.
Pandit Ishwarchandra Vidyasagar (1820-1891) was one of the legendary figures of the 19th century Bengal renaissance, revered as an academician, litterateur, social reformer, humanitarian and philanthropist who endeavoured to ensure the well-being of those oppressed in every possible way—particularly women, the impoverished and the illiterate.
Programme Schedule –
6 p.m. – A talk by Rupa Majumdar on Pt.Vidyasagar’s Widow Remarriage Movement- and its impact.
6:30 p.m. – Storytelling session for children with well-known television and stage personality Satinath Mukhopadhyay
7 p.m. – Dramatised Reading from Bhrantibilas by renowned stage personalities Jagannath Bose & Urmimala Bose