BAGA: call for submissions

8/15/2014 6:00 PM

BAGA: call for submissions

BAGA's Durga Puja magazine is accepting submissions.

We would love to have writers from all over, and just not limited to BAGA members.

Date: Deadline for submissions: August 15, 2014.

Contact: General Guidelines:
Please send articles, literary work, poems, compilations, features, essays and artwork to the Editor at For Bangla font, 

use the following link to type in your story.

For additional information, contact Somesh Karanjee (, Mousami Karanjee (, Mausumi Basu(, Sonjukta Halder(

Dear Friends,
HURRY !! Ar samay nai !! Pujo ashe galo !! 
Durga Puja 2014 preparations are now quickly taking shape. Very exciting Pratichi 2014 is a must as BAGA members look forward to Pratichi and they cherish the contributions from our community. Our stellar Pratichi 2014 editorial board is working hard and eagerly awaiting your contributions.  

Literary, Artistic and Editorial minds of all ages (adults and kids) - let your creative juices flow, express your feelings and share your thoughts with a contribution to Pratichi 2014.
Below is the list of topics we would like to include in our Pratichi 2014 Magazine. Please feel free to pick one or more topics.
  • Golpo/Rachana, short stories, travel log, humor
  • Essay/Experience, opinion, cultural/social issues/discussion, observations, traditions, changes in society
  • Poetry/song, composition, adoptions, inspirations 
  • Juniors contributions, teenage outlook, dreams, vision etc.
  • News on baga 2014 activities. (excerpts from sulekha, khabar)
  • Observations from elderly on how baga has changed in past 30 years,
  • Report of what we did, some feedback/comments from the community
  • Artwork/drawing
Please visit for general guidelines.Please send articles, literary work, poems, compilations, features, essays and artwork to the Editor at
Instructions for বাংলা submissions:
For Bangla submissions, please use the following link to type in your story.
Select Bangla from the language drop down at the top left corner of the input box. (no need to install anything)
Just type in english as phonetic bangla (like it sounds and not like its spelled in bangla) and it will give you the bangla version. Its very similar to sampadak tools that we have used earlier.
When done,  select all the Bangla stuff , copy and paste in a word document. Email the Word doc to baga editor ( 
No need to format any text, as we will copy paste this text in our protichi format.
A special request: Please help us by not sending any text pdf files and or handwritten Bangla text unless you just don’t have computer access at all.

For additional information, please contact:
Somesh Karanjee ( Karanjee (,
Mausumi Basu(, Sonjukta Halder(

BAGA EC 2014

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