Bengali Blogs. Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar was a personality whose name we all know. However, many of us are unaware of his great achievements which have had a significant impact on our social structure and norms. In India in the 1800s, there was a strong commitment to Hindu rituals like Sati.
The history of Bengali literature dates back to at least the seventh century. The different periods can be as follows: 650-1200 to antiquity, 1200-1800 to the Middle Ages, and 1800 to the present. Early Bengali literature is divided into two parts – one is indebted to Sanskrit and the other is independent of it.