What makes people tick? What are the stories they carry with them? In a world of shouting heads, veteran journalist, radio commentator and novelist Sandip Roy sits down to have real conversations about the fascinating world around us and the people who shape it. Catch these engaging interviews every other Sunday
Explore a fading community: Flower Silliman on the Jews of Kolkata
In a country as large and diverse as India, there are many pockets of unexpected cultures. Kolkata, with its long history as a port city has many. One such group is the Jews. In this episode, Sandip Roy speaks to Flower Silliman, one of the oldest people of her community, and her daughter Yael, about Jewish customs, how the community is fading, what life in Kolkata has been over the years, and a deeply disturbing story from partition.
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