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Katha’s Illustrator Wins The Big Little Book Award

We are so happy that Katha’s illustrator, well-wisher and longtime friend Atanu Roy, has won The Big Little Book Award in the illustrator’s category! Congratulations, Atanu! Get a peek into one of the most mesmerizing illustrations done by Atanu Roy with “The Gijigadus and the Fireflies” here:  

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List of Selected Students for Katha Utsav Finale- 2016!

Please click on the links below to check the list of selected students for Katha Utsav finale 2016 : West zone: west-final-list-ku-2016-1 East zone: east-finale-list-ku-2016-1 South zone: south-final-list-ku2016-1 North zone: north-finale-list-ku-2016-1 Congratulations to all!

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Katha’s Surprise for Childrens’ Day!!

Katha’s always believed that stories have the power to transform our lives and the world we live in. With all the burnings, killings and abandonment of dogs, we started questioning the existence of compassion that should be an inherent quality in all human beings. And since Katha believes that children are the changemakers, on November […]

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Millenium Post Talks How Katha Utsav Cultures Creativity

As written in Millinium Post on 10th October,2016. The Katha Regional Writers Workshop 2016 was held recently at The Indian School to help students use their creativity and imagination to come up with some great stories. The workshop is organised every year by Katha, a non-profit organisation that works in the field of community development, […]

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News D talks about Katha’s Effort in Changing Perceptions, Story by Story

As the regional Writers’ Workshop kicks-off, News D writes about how Katha Utsav is helping changing mindsets, one story at a time. “It is said that the art of storytelling can change the way this world thinks and yet is the most difficult task to do. But one organization is changing the status quo, word […]

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Katha Regional Writers’ Workshop celebrates creativity

The Katha Regional Writers Workshop 2016 was inaugurated on October 6, 2016, at The Indian School to help students use their creativity and imagination to come up with some great stories. The workshop is organised every year by Katha. More than 400 students from national and international schools are participating in the two-day workshop mentored […]

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Workshop for Teachers: Become a Classroom Storyteller!

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Encyclopaedia Britannica partners with Katha to take Indian storytelling to the world

“Life teaches us difficult stories, good stories and good storytelling for young people is something that has become increasingly difficult,” said Jorge Cauz, Global President, Encyclopaedia Britannica. Encyclopaedia Britannica, best known for its most authoritative reference material, is partnering with Katha, a leading independent Indian publisher known for its translations from 21 Indian languages, to […]

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Latest reviews for our New Arrivals!

“The newest additions to Katha’s list include five delightful picture books, two of which are aimed at imparting scientific education to young readers who are just being introduced to elementary geography. As with most Katha books, these are elegantly produced, attractively illustrated, and shaped by concise commentaries.” Livemint, Young Lit | Fantastic Five Review of […]

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Oxford-Katha ‘Toys with Tales’ Workshop a huge success!

Saturday morning, November 23rd saw children from all age groups flocking to the Oxford Bookstore in Delhi for the ‘Toys with Tales’ Workshop. The Oxford-Katha workshop with Surabhi Khanna, a toys and games designer from National Institute of Design, Ahmedabad used play things to weave words around them and got the children interested the moment […]

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