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Braille Books

Reading Braille booksWe provide Braille books to the blind in India for INR 10 per Braille volume. Institutions can buy these books at paper cost. The following list consists of paper cost of the books produced at the Braille press at Lal Bihari Shah Braille Academia. For any information call now on 9433124108.

Braille Books in Bengali

AuthorTitleVolumesPrice (INR)
Alan McConnell DuffTiger's Eye (a BBC guide to English)3291
Ashok MukhopadhyaySurya Sen164
Bankim Chandra ChattopadhyayDurgedsh Nandini2252
Bankim Chandra ChattopadhyayRajsingha3304
Bibhutibhushan BandyopadhyayAranyak5491
Bibhutibhushan BandyopadhyayPather Panchali6557
Blind Persons' AssociationAnirban Agnishikha, Upekshita Louis Braille2178
Buddhadeb BasuSankranti150
Chaya Career BooksBhoogol (adapted from Railway Recruitment Challenger)1122
Chaya Career BooksJibanBijnan (adapted from Railway Recruitment Challenger)186
Debasish DeySpoken English (With Bengali Meaning)1112
Dr. Asit Kumar BandyopadhyayBangla Sahityer Sampurna Itibritta181573
Dr. Samarendra BhattacharyaUcchamadhymik Darshanbichinta (Class XI)6490
Dr. Samarendra BhattacharyaUcchamadhymik Darshanbichinta (Class XII)6620
Geeta BandyopadhyayMadame Cury159
Helen KellerAmar Jiban Katha (Translated from English by Maya Vaya)2240
Jaydeb BasuLenin1101
Jaydeep Ghosh Acharya Prafulla Chandra Ray166
Jiban Mukhopadhyay(Uccha Madhyamik) Adhunik Bharat8684
Jiban Mukhopadhyay(Uccha Madhyamik) Adhunik Europe O Bishwa8677
Jiban MukhopadhyayBharater Itihas, Pratham Patra (For three years B.A. General Course)191,689
Jiban MukhopadhyayAdhunik Europe (1789-1945) Tritiya Patra (For three years B.A. General Course)141,391
Jibanananda DashNirbachita Kabita190
Kazi Nazrul IslamNazrul-Giti151478
Mahasweta DebiBirsa Munda186
Manik Mukhopadhyay Ed.Amar Shaheed Kshudiram2136
Michael Madhusudan DuttaMeghnad Badh Kabya3279
Narayan GangopadhyayRammohan164
Pablo NerudaJinispatrer Prati (Translated from Spanish by Shri Aparajita Chattopadhyay)126
Rabindranath TagoreChokher Bali4426
Rabindranath TagoreJibanSmriti4341
Rabindranath TagoreMuktadhara188
Rabindranath TagoreNirbachita Rabindrakabita199
Rabindranath TagoreRaktakarabi1102
Rahul SankrityayanManusher Kahini177
Santosh MukhopadhyayHelen Keller170
Shankha GhoshBidyasagar162
Sharat Chandra ChattopadhyayBaikunther Will1101
Sharat Chandra ChattopadhyayGrihadaha5504
Sharat Chandra ChattopadhyayPallisamaj2203
Sharat Chandra ChattopadhyayRamer Sumati140
Sharat Chandra ChattopadhyayShrikanta (Pratham Parba)3242
Sharat Chandra ChattopadhyayShrikanta (Dwitiya Parba)3255
Sharmila Basu DuttaNivedita167
Shibaji BandyopadhyayGalileo190
Shrimanta Kumar Jana (Ed)Bangla Sahityer Itihas Parichay (Higher secondary standard)9874
Sukumar RayNirbachita Galpa2240
Suparna BhattacharyaSubhas Chandra180
Upendrakishor RayChoudhuryChheleder Ramayan2209
Upendrakishor RayChoudhuryTuntunir Bai2104

Braille Books in English

AuthorTitleVolumesPrice (INR)
Agatha ChristieMiss marple's Final Cases2217
Alex WentCliffsNotes: Macbeth2153
B. L. GroverNew Look on Modern Indian History (From 1707 to the Modern Times)191,899
Bertrand RussellThe Problems of Philosophy2185
Beverley BirchMarie Curie191
Blind Persons' AssociationBrowser and Email183
Blind Persons' AssociationExcel with Jaws180
Blind Persons' AssociationWindows 7 and Word 2007 with Jaws1115
Charles DickensA Christmas Carol1126
Charles DickensDavid Copperfield171588
D. N. Gupta Ed.Bhagat Singh, Selected Speeches and Writings3223
Durjoy DattaHold My Hand2227
E.M. ForsterAspects of the Novel2196
Ernest HemingwayThe Old Man and the Sea1110
Fiona MacdonaldHelen Keller186
Franz KafkaMetamorphosis (Translated from German by David Wyllie)198
Gabriel Garcia MarquezNo One Writes to the Colonel (Translated from Spanish by J. S. Bernstein)"190
George Bernard ShawArms and the Man1112
Gurdeb Singh DeolSaheed Bhagat Singh3259
Helen KellerMidstream4387
Helen KellerThe Story of My Life2162
James L RobertsCliffsNotes on Shakespeare's Twelfth Night1110
Jawaharlal NehruLetters from a Father to His Daughter1104
Jean RoblinReading Fingers, Life of Louis Braille 1809-1852 (Translated from French by Ruth G. Mandalian)198
Jennifer Fisher BryantLouis Braille, Inventor1107
Johanna SpyriHeidi (Translated from German by Elisabeth P. Stork)2222
John and Mary GribbinGalileo169
John GrishamSkipping Christmas2192
John SteinbeckThe Moon Is Down2158
Joseph ConradHeart of Darkness2165
Jules VerneAround the World in Eighty Days (Translated from French by Laurence Yep)3300
Kali Charan GhoshThe Roll of Honour, Anecdotes of Indian Martyrs121153
Kavi JayadevaGita Govindam134
Khushwant SinghTrain to Pakistan3280
Kim E. NielsenThe Radical Lives of Helen Keler3309
M. N. RoyThe Historical Role of Islam1106
M. SivaramThe Road to Delhi (on Netaji and Azad Hind Fauj)3310
Margaret DavidsonLouis Braille140
Maurice CornforthScience Versus Idealism4438
Ministry of Law and JusticeThe Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, 20161110
Ministry of Social Justice and EmpowermentThe Rights of Persons with Disabilities Rules, 2017164
Oscar WildeThe Happy Prince and Other Stories2205
Pierre HenriLouis Braille (Translated from French by Elizabeth Whitehead)2175
R. K. NarayanMalgudi Days4424
Rakhalraj Mukherjee Ed.The Single Word2149
Sheri MetzgerCliffsNotes on Shakespeare's King Lear2170
Sir Arthur Conan DoyleA Study in Scarlet2192
Sir Arthur Conan DoyleThe Sign of Four2187
Sir Arthur Conan DoyleThe Hound of the Baskerville3263
Sir Arthur Conan DoyleThe Valley of Fear3260
Subhas Chandra BoseAn Indian Pilgrim (Part I)2198
The Editors of the Life and Lincoln BarnettThe Wonders of Life on Earth2188
V. I. LeninThe State140
V. I. LeninThe Tasks of the Youth135
Van Wyck BrooksSketch for a Portrait (Helen Keller's Biography)2181
Vikas SwarupSlumdog Millionaire4435
Will DurantThe Story of Philosophy11977
William BlakeSongs of Innocence and of Experience148

List updated on February 22, 2019

How to Collect Braille Books

Order for Braille books may be sent to the Braille press at

Lal Bihari Shah Braille Academia
Bidyapalli, Malancha-Mahinagar
Kolkata – 700145

Phone: +9133-24377206
Email: bpaindia@gmail.com

Send your order with payment in advance in demand draft or money order. Payment should include INR 20 as shipping and handling charge for every three Braille volumes. Processing may take a week or two, subject to number of Braille volumes, postal service etc. We use postage-free service for Braille literature offered by the post offices. We supply braille books anywhere in India and abroad. We need your full mailing address with postal code.

Please do not mention any person’s name or designation in the address section on the money order form. Demand drafts should be drawn in favour of Blind Persons’ Association payable in any scheduled bank in Kolkata. Order or demand draft may preferably be sent using government postal service.

You may also make payment using your net banking facility directly to our bank account. Check our bank details on the Donation page. Send us an email intimating your transaction id, date and amount, list of books and full delivery details.