Atta Galatta is a trendy bookstore and event space in Bangalore (Bengaluru) that focuses on promoting regional language literature. Located near the Jyoti Nivas College in the 5th Block of Koramangala area of Bangalore this bookstore is a landmark for events and plays host to literary and cultural events. Atta Galatta offers a unique and lively experience for book lovers to devour books in various interesting ways: by reading, hearing, seeing and enacting.
History of Atta Galatta, Bangalore
Atta Galatta is the brain child of Subodh Sankar and Lalitha Lakshmi who started the bookstore in April, 2012. They founded the bookstore with the objective of inculcating the love of regional literature in the young people. To give the bookstore a unique appeal they incorporated a performance space in the store where creative minds and book readers can come together and have a great time.
The variety of books at Atta Galatta, Bangalore
Atta Galatta is a treasure trove of regional literature. The bookstore offers a rich collection of more than 10,000 books in regional languages such as Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and Hindi. The bookstore also promotes books in English penned by Indian authors.
The fresh concept of event space at Atta Galatta, Bangalore
Atta Galatta is a store where book lovers can experience books through various mediums such as storytelling, plays, music, workshops, reading programmes, performances and movies. The event space offers a place for artistes from literary and creative backgrounds to come together and share their work with like-minded people and audience.
The bright and beautiful ambience of the bookstore welcomes readers to spend time with books or share thoughts and ideas with fellow visitors, readers, authors or artistes. No wonder, Atta Galatta has become one of the most popular destinations for the city’s bibliophiles.
Food for thought and the body as well
Atta Galatta also has a bakery cum café that caters to the taste buds of the visitors. The delicious items served at the bakery keeps them filled as they pursue their literary interests or get involved in the various events at the store. The sumptuous menu served at Atta Galatta is sure an added attraction for visitors.
Atta Galatta is truly a place where one can enjoy great food for thought and the body as well.