Chasing the total Solar eclipse: My Journey

Bichitra Pathshala is organizing a talk on the Zoom platform by Madhulika Guhathakurta on science, exploration and culture associated with a total solar eclipse on the 14th of December 2020. Here is the zoom meeting link:


We are happy to announce the names of the winners of Satyajit Ray Centenary Quiz held online in the months of May-June, 2020 as a part of the event Ishkule Bioscope jointly organized by Bichitra Pathshala and the Sauce Brand Communications!

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Iskule Bioscope 2020 Quiz Results

2020 being the year of Satyajit Ray Centenary celebrations, Iskule Bioscope 2020 has been dedicated to activities with works of Satyajit Ray. One of the activities has been a very special Ray Centenary Quiz. The concluding round of this quiz was conducted live on Saturday June 6 on Iskule Bioscope Facebook Page. Here are the results of the first three rounds and the concluding live round.
Round 1:
Round 2:
Round 3:
The final winners of live quiz:
Bichitra Pathshala also made a crowd sourced film in three parts, titled “Maharaja Tomare Selam”. Here are the links to the three parts:
Iskule Bioscope is a collaborative effort between Bichitra Pathshala and The Sauce Brand Communications. Enjoy the films and leave your comments!

Ishkule Bioscope Quiz

On June 6, 2020 Bichitra Pathshala in collaboration with The Sauce brand communications, Adamas University, The Dreamers and The Calibrate will be conducting a live quiz on its facebook page to celebrate Satyajit Ray’s birth centenary year. The quiz has been designed by Mrs. Subha Das Mollick and will be conducted by Mr. S.V. Raman (President, Bichitra Pathshala). Attractive prices to be won. So, don’t miss, just be there. Here is the link to our facebook page:


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Workshop on the craft of scripting Short Fiction films

Bichitra Pathshala is organizing a workshop on the craft of scripting short fiction films on the 24th and 25th of November, 2018 from 10 AM to 5 PM at iLEAD campus, Kolkata. The workshop will be conducted by Fullbright Scholar Mr. Jeffrey Stanley. The registration is free for the members of Bichitra Pathshala. However, if you are not yet a member then you can become one by writing to us or else you can register only for this workshop. To know more about the registration process please write to us at or call Ms. Sourina Bose (9830349863).

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Cinema in the Classroom

Bichitra Pathshala in association with Vigyan Prasar will sparkle the classrooms of India with the pedagogy of moving images. School teachers in five districts of West Bengal have been handpicked for participating in five workshops titled “Cinema in the Classroom: Learning science through films”

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