Most people knew Papiya Ghosh as a professor, a teacher, and a historian. However, very few knew her as a poet who penned a number of short poems that expressed her true feelings about things she cared.

Here is a sample of some of her poems. The first two were published in Femina magazine in the '70s and the third one was published in the Youth Times around the same time.

A poem by Papiya Ghosh that was published in the Femina, an Indian weekly.

 

A letter to Santa

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Poetry