Stories

Dinesh

I was born in a slum community in Kolkata. Fortunately, a local project intervened, and I began to receive an education at a respected English […]

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Dolly

I was very young when my father passed away. None of our relatives were willing to help us, so my mother was the only member […]

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Ajay

When I was a baby, I was living with many other homeless children on Kolkata’s Howrah train station. I was rescued when I was about […]

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Amorshi

Hello Dear Readers, This is a brief story about my life. I hail from a pure, orthodox, traditional Hindu family with numerous rules and regulations. […]

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Raju

I grew in very poor economic conditions. My Dad had no job and so my Mum was the only provider for two children, my sister […]

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Dipa

I was born into a large family, living on the outskirts of the city of Kolkata. My parents had seven children to support, and so […]

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Smriti

I was born Kolkata, and my mother and I were very poor. When I was just a month old, a kerosene lamp exploded in our […]

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Subhendu

I started going to the local market where my father used to sell flowers and I spent my day there with him – but who knew God had a different plan for me?

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