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  • Introduction

    We are students of Katha Public School, Govindpuri, New Delhi 110062, India. We are learning blogging. Our blogging teacher is Nitya. Our names and classes are Dipika (8th), Meena (8th), Seema (9th),…

  • 15 August

    My country got freedom on 15 August, 1947. So, that time all people were very happy. Yesterday we were speaking dohas and drama of Kabir das ji .All the children flew kites…

  • Glimpses of Chitrakala Workshop

    For all of you out there who missed our workshop, here is a glimpse of how things went. We got loads of new illustrators and writers from all over India to participate…

  • We go to Katha School

    We jump, we skip, we hop around, We climb on swings and go round and round… Here’s what we do at Katha School, Everything we learn is pretty cool!!

  • Chouboli & Other Stories Vol I & II, by Vijaydan Detha

    “Nothing happens to a story if all you do is listen. Nothing happens if all you do is read, or memorize word for word. What matters is if you make the heart…

  • Arumugam by Imayam- Book Review

    Arumugam by Imayam translated by Krishna Ayyar “Do you remember the kutthuvilakku- the lamp that looks it’s laughing?… Even if you are put out for some reason or other, you mustn’t turn…

  • Merle Kroger’s ‘Cut!’

    Cut! Novel by Merle KroegerTranslated from German to English by Rubaica JaliwalaPublished by Katha / New Delhi in January 2007 “Cut. The camera maps the entire bathroom in wide angle.” “Cut. The…

  • Alma Kabutari by Maitreyi Pushpa- Book Review

    The saga of Alma Kabutari does not begin with Alma herself. It has its roots in centuries of social and sexual subjugation of the kabutaris by the upper-caste kajjas. Like Chittor’s Rani…

  • The Man From Chinnamasta by Indira Goswami

    The Man From Chinnamasta Set in pre-independence British Assam the novel follows the relationship of Dorothy Brown, a British woman in Assam and her relationship with a tantric of the Kamakhya Temple…

  • Katha Chitrakala Workshop

    Katha invites writers and illustrators for The Katha Chitrakala Workshop from the 9th to 11th of August, 2010, at India Islamic Cultural Centre, Lodhi Road. The three-day workshop aims at providing a…