Category Archives: English Articles

Indigenous allies of the British Raj: The Rajbanshis of North-Bengal

Anuj Choudhury The history of India has so far remained the exclusive domain of the elites, composed mainly of the Upper Caste. Had the Subalterns penned down their own experience, today the face of India’s history would have be a … Continue reading

Posted in English Articles | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Koch Rajbanshir Ahoituk Bibhjon. 01.11.2013

Image | Posted on by | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Koch and Rajbongshi: Confusion or fusion

Anuj Choudhury Recently there has been a lot of confusion regarding the usage of the term ‘Koch’ and ‘Rajbongshi’. People have raised questions on the validity of the usage of the term Koch and Rajbongshi together. Such question has mainly … Continue reading

Posted in English Articles | Tagged , , , , , , | 19 Comments

The Wali who bailed CilaRai from prison

Syed Miraz Ahmed Events in history influence the mental scape of the inhabitants of a place for generations and even become reasons for an admixture of love and hatred. In medieval Assam several stages of inner and outer conflicts has … Continue reading

Posted in English Articles | Leave a comment

My mother tongue is not Gaolia

Anuj Choudhury Just the other day I met a guy on the train. As he sat just next to me, I introduced myself and so did he. We started our initial conversation in Assamese. Through our conversation I came to … Continue reading

Posted in English Articles | Tagged , , , , | 5 Comments