Ipsita Roy Chakraverti

  • We all have special powers, Wiccans know that: Ipsita Roy Chakraverti July 25, 2013

    From the author of 'Sacred Evil' and 'Beloved Witch' comes a chilling new collection of real-life stories. Ipsita Roy Chakraverti, practising Wiccan, tells tales of the spirit, the unknown, the supernatural, based on true encounters. An ageing actress gets obsessed with a mannequin replica of herself. A grieving husband tries...
  • Rituparno Ghosh was curious about life after death June 2, 2013

    Kolkata: For master storyteller Rituparno Ghosh, who died May 30, the craft of Wicca - a modern pagan and witchcraft religion - was a "great draw" as it appealed to his intellectual side. The filmmaker also exhibited a pronounced curiosity about "life after death", says renowned Wiccan exponent Ipsita Roy...
  • Vishal Bhardwaj refuses to screen 'Ek Thi Daayan' before NCW April 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker-composer Vishal Bhardwaj, who refused to screen his forthcoming co-production 'Ek Thi Daayan' before a women's commission, says only the censor board has the authority to assess a film. Directed by Kannan Iyer, 'Ek Thi Daayan' is a supernatural thriller that revolves around a witch. The National Commission for Women...