Reading

I like reading novels and short stories. Some of my favourite authors are Gabriel García Márquez, Kaliprasanna Singha, Sunil Gangopadhyay, Manik Bandopadhyay, Bijon Bhattacharya, Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay, Narayan Sanyal, Amitava Ghosh, Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay, Premendra Mitra, Sukumar Ray, Ashapurna Devi, Arundhati Roy, Arthur Conan Doyle, Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay, Salman Rushdie, George Orwell, Franz Kafka, Sophocles and others.

I wish to read the works of following authors and texts more throughly in future. Let me know if you can guide me.

Puranas, Ancient Indian Literature (Mahakavi Kalidas, Shudraka and others), Mangalkavya, Maithil Kavi Kokil Vidyapati, Biswakobi Rabindranath Tagore, William Shakespeare, Miguel de Cervantes, Russian Literature (Leo Tolstoy, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Anton Chekhov and others).

Astrophysics

I take a keen interest in astrophysics specially in Relativistic Physics. You can call me a self-taught ameture astrophysicist. Some of the astrophysics books that I have read are as follows (Warning: may not have understood them fully or possibly misunderstood some concepts).

One, Two, Three…Infinity, The Road to Reality, A Brief History of Time, Relativity: Special, General, and Cosmological, Gravitation and cosmology: principles and applications of the general theory of relativity, The Mathematical Theory of Black Holes and a few more.

Feel free to drop me line if our interests match. I am always up for a healthy discussion.