Ekta Bhandari - Bangalore Literature Festival (BLF)


Day 2
4:30 pm
Malabar (12y+)

Emo-Explorers: Mystery with Fun

Anurag Kothari and Ekta Bhandari


Ekta Bhandari is a founder of “Read A Kitaab” reading community for Adults & Children. Her short stories & poems have been published in the “Chicken Soup Series” ,“Sisters in rhyme” & “Our common Saxophone”. She is an avid reader and believes reading is the gateway to everything in life. She spends her weekends with kids teaching them creative writing, elocution and reading. Read A Kitaab’s – Kids Book Club has kids from all over the world who read together and attend the weekend online program. Read A Kitaab is a calm & safe space for readers/artists/writers alike with 16000+ members globally. Her passion & endeavour is to create a community and bring people together to spread the joy of reading. The community has a book club, author’s circle, and newsletter Segment to name a few. It hosts monthly meetups in Bangalore, Mumbai, Hyderabad & Pune.
In the parallel world, Ekta is an MBA Alumni from NMIMS, Mumbai and a Gold medallist in Engineering . She works for one of India’s leading Consulting Firms as a Vice President. She can be reached on Instagram @readakitaab