One of the finest writers in Bengali literature, Adwaita Mallabarman was born on January 1, 1914 in Comilla district, Bangladesh. He lost his parents in his childhood and lived with his uncle. He couldn’t complete his college due to financial crisis and moved to Kolkata to work as an editor. His early day’s writings paved a new avenue to make him a renowned author. His famous novel ‘Titash Ekti Nadir Naam’ was also adapted into a film by Ritwik Ghatak. The novel depicts the communal harmony before the partition of India along with portraying the way of life of the Hindu community and Muslim peasants living near the river, Titash. He died on April 16, 1951.