“Reading is essential for those who seek to rise above the ordinary,” said Jim Rohn. It is as important to nourish our minds and souls as we do our body, and one of the best ways to do this is by reading good literature. Now that we are all experiencing a phase where we have no choice but to stay at home as much as possible, we find ourselves with that much more time on our hands. Here are some of our favourite stars who are spending some of it reading books. Check them out!
Superstar Prosenjit, who has starred in a slew of Bengali films like Drishtikone, Shiva and Mayurakshi, has definitely been reading and even writing. He has been revisiting beautiful poetry by the great author Jibanananda Das, including the famous poem Abar Ashibo Phire, which is an evocative ode to one’s motherland. He has even posted a throwback video of this poem turned into a song, from the movie Sankhachil. Watch it here: