Quiz: Forest Connections

Volume 2 Issue 4 | January-March 2023 Quiz: Forest Connections Art by Kavita Singh Kale As Kavita Singh Kale reveals in her story, Forest Bathing, forests are a vast network of inter-connections among plants and creatures of various descriptions. In this quiz, you have to connect the facts mentioned with the correct visuals alongside. Answers […]

Vol 3 Issue 1 Apr-Jun 2023

Volume 3 Issue 1 This issue contains six stories between the real and the false. In Pseudonym, a cartoonist is faced with a dilemma that pits his work against his identity. In My Fake Boyfriend, a young girl struggles with having to lie to live life on her terms. In Ubumuntu, we witness how Sula […]

Vol 2 Issue 4 Jan-Mar 2023

Volume 2 Issue 4 This issue contains seven stories emerging from diverse flowing streams. Dreams of the Sky is the true-life story of a remarkable aviatrix, Bessie Coleman, who soared above racism and gender discrimination to achieve her dream. Red is an illustrated poem that touches, tenderly, upon the difficult topic of menstruation. The Daughters […]

Vol 2 No 3 | Oct-Dec 2022

Volume 2 Issue 3 In this issue, the stories reflect facets of serendipity in which the coming together of random chance and human agency can lead to outcomes that are funny, adventurous, mysterious—or just ordinary. The fantasy Homebound is a tale of strange interspecies friendships that flourish after an unexpected manmade disaster. Mother We Will […]

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Volume 2 Issue 2 In this issue, we attempt to capture the many worlds that music conjures and inhabits. In Bone Music, a craving for groovy beats sparks innovation and quiet rebellion, engendering its own act of protest. Here I Like the Sounds delights in the sheer delight of hearing. Jaane Wale Sipahi is a […]

Vol 2 Issue 1 April-June 2022

Volume 2 Issue 1 In this issue, read about an arduous passage two brothers are forced to take through the mountains of Kashmir to Gilgit in Suffernama; a forest ranger’s quest to rescue a group of teenagers lost deep in the woods of Russia (or is it Ukraine?) in Into the Woods; a young Polish […]

Quiz: Spy gadgets

Volume 1 Issue 3 | October-December 2021 Quiz: Spy gadgets   James Bond has his marvellous gadgets that may be too good to be true, but real-life spies and agencies have also used mindboggling tools to carry out their espionage activities. This article took a peek at these, and featured quiz questions related to some […]

Challenge: Code-breaking

Volume 1 Issue 3 | October-December 2021 Challenge: Code-breaking   Fatima, Amay, Mani and Piyali – who refer to themselves as the Fundoo 4 – enjoy doing exciting things during their holidays. In this challenge, Piyali has set the others a series of coded messages, which you have to decipher. Here are the solutions. The […]

Ektara Trust

Comixense is envisioned by Takshila, published by Ektara Trust and created by People Tree Studio led by Orijit Sen. Ektara Trust is an endeavour of Takshila Educational Society in the domains of literature, its associated art, and publishing. Its core focus is children’s literature and art in India. Towards this, the Trust runs Ektara – […]