Ghanada Blogs

Ghanada introduction in Mosquito and Other Stories – #2

Ghanada by Premendra MitraIntroduction in ‘Mosquito and Other Stories’ by Amlan Das Gupta – Part 2 ← Read Part 1 Though written for young people, the Ghanada stories were popular with readers of all ages from the very beginning. The stories combined science, travel, adventure, and fantasy, making them unique in Bengali fiction. ‘Fantasy’ is a dangerous […]

Ghanada introduction in Mosquito and Other Stories – #1

Ghanada by Premendra MitraIntroduction in ‘Mosquito and Other Stories’ by Amlan Das Gupta – Part 1 Ghanada Comics – First appearance Ghanada comics is probably Premendra Mitra’s most remarkable creation. The first Ghanada story appeared in 1945, in Alpana, a Puja annual. The story: Mosquito (Masha) The story was ‘Mosquito’ (‘Masha’), which initiated the legendary Ghanada and […]