She was brought up by her grandparents from infancy under strict disciplinarianship in an orthodox family background.
She completed her schooling from Calcutta Girls High School, Graduation from Lady Brabourne College and later Masters in Mathematics from Calcutta University with PGDCA in
Her ancestral surname ” Shovakar ” comes from her ancestors who were court poets of King Ballal Sen.of Bengal. Her maternal ancestors Lt.Manmathanath Chakrabarty first founded the art in Kolkata college and ran it privately. This college now stands as Indian Art College affiliated to Rabindrabharati University.
A quiet and lone child , she was always submerged in creation of painting, stories or poems from her childhood, drawing her thoughts from Nature or the Infinite sky. Her talent clicked at the age of three when she started re I ting reciting in ” Sishumahal ” program me at Akashvani .At the age of five she received her first prize in a local painting competition whereby the family thought to train her up under a proper guidance.
The search ended when she was blessed under the expert
guidance of Art Maestro Lt.Shri Gopinath Das.
– Lt.Shri Gopinath Das
1st Prize Year of 1977, 1978, 1980
1st Prize Year of 1980, 1st Prize Year of 1982
3rd Prize Year of 1979,
1st Prize Year of 1980, 2nd Prize Year of 1981
3rd Prize Year of 1976,
Year of 1982 the award given as chosen artist
2rd Prize Year of 1979,
1st Prize Year of 1980, Org. by Cine Central (Kolkata)
3rd Prize Year of 1978, 2nd Prize Year of 1979, 1980
1st Prize Year of 1981
1st Prize Group A Year of 1979, Cultural Department
5th Prize Year of 1978 2nd Prize Year of 191984
1st Prize Year of 1979, 2nd Prize Year of 1980 (Awarded By the Governor of West Bengal)
Silver Medal Year of 1979, 1982, 1983, 1984 (Awarded By the President of India)
At Surya Sen Mancha..
reciting own poem.. Group...
" Geetigunjan" 2017