Dipa Karmakar – In Perfect Balance, Biography for children

This inspiring biographical children’s book was brought to us by Pratham’s Storyweaver platform, and is available in the creative commons.

Author: Sreelata Menon, Illustrator: Sonal Gupta

Sample from – Dipa Karmakar – In Perfect Balance, Biography for children

Dipa loved to jump.

She loved to climb trees.

And most of all, she loved to run and play with her Puja Didi.

Dipa lived in Agartala, the capital of Tripura.

Agartala is green and beautiful with agarwood trees and pineapple, orange and litchi orchards.


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