The story of Devdas and Paro, some might argue, is the greatest love story ever told. Originally written by Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay at the age of 17, the story has seen many stage and film adaptations. The original novel was written in Bengali and set in Tal Sonapur, West Bengal where the two lovers share a childhood.
The story of Anarkali has been popular in Pakistani, Indian and Bangladeshi culture and has been featured in and inspired many films, plays and stories throughout the years. I remember mummaji telling me this story […]