On June 10,2011 the great change came to West Bengal with Trinamool party winning the State Assembly Elections under the leadership of Agni Kanya of Bengal Mamata Banerjee who gifted the Ma Mati Manush government to the people. Three years have been completed of this government on June 10, 2014.
Bonsaied Rhapsodies is the poetic debut of the poet-editor Santanu Halder, who is basically an energetic young man with the desultory look of an Irish J.M.Synge who had been long ago visiting in the forlorn Aran Islands in search of themes for his plays. The people living very close to nature gave him themes and diction for his famous dramas.
In the 'Solitude and Other Poems' of Rajender Krishan, Editor and Philosopher Poet, mystic concepts of Tagore seem to have prevailed over the Transcendentalism of Whitman. Although the poet is permanently settled in America, he still finds his philosophical and poetical roots nourished by Indian ethos and values.