Bangalore’s largest bookstore dedicated to Indian Writing, has over 10,000 titles in English, Kannada, Tamil, Malayalam, Bengali and other languages. The poetry collection at Atta Galatta is carefully curated. This is your spot to curl up with a book as you sip on a cup of bisi filter coffee !!
Atta Galatta plays host to literary and art events ranging from readings, performances, workshops, exhibitions, and even standup. Find your way to the venue on a weekend, and you will be sure to find something that interests you.
The Atta Galatta conceptualized Bengaluru Poetry Festival is a two day celebration of everything poetry. The two editions of the festival held so far have brought over 100 internationally recognized poets and performers to the city, and has seen large turnouts from the poetry lovers of Bangalore.
If you have a palate for regional tongues, then this is your spot to curl up with a book as you sip on a comforting cup of coffee.
Infusing creativity into Koramangala, Atta Galatta plays patron to over 10,000 books in regional languages such as Kannada, Telugu, Tamil, Malayalam, Hindi as well as to English books penned by Indian authors.
The red brick walls and the colourful bookshelves conspire to convert anyone into an eager reader. The welcoming ambience spikes interest in the arts. The vibrant energy inspires sharing of thoughts, knowledge and skills.
It’s no wonder that Atta Galatta has come to be a landmark for events, rarely bereft of the bustling activity that justifies its name. Theatre, workshops, book clubs, reading programmes, performances ensure that Atta Galatta never leaves its state of play!view calendar
When Subodh Sankar and Lalitha Lakshmi, the founders of Atta Galatta, were tired of their IT and advertising professions respectively, they decided to take on a mission—To create a lively environment that inculcates the love for regional literature in the young. This laid the foundation of a design that allows book lovers to devour books in every possible way by reading, hearing, seeing and enacting.
The thoughtful ambience, the little cafe, the welcoming performance space and of course, the experience of being surrounded by myriad books bring together artists, authors, readers and enthusiasts under the Atta Galatta roof.
134, KHB Colony, 5th Block,
Bangalore 560 095
Phone: +91 80 4160 0677
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