Ajanta has studied fine arts at the College of Art, Delhi and has illustrated children's books for Children's Book Trust, Penguin and Puffin Books India and Ladybird Books India.
She has recieved the Certificate of Honour for her illustrations at the International Board on Books for Young People in 2002.
Currently she is the Art Director in Penguin Books India. Her blog is www.guhathakurta.blogspot.com
How do animals in the wild transport their babies?
Who can take on the master of riddles in the town of Chakrampur?
Caught in the mad traffic of Delhi, an auto feels a touch of magic
A selection of poems, plays and stories by a master storyteller - Tagore.
A story of courage and sacrifice made long ago by a brave little sparrow to save the animals of the forest
A story that talks of friendship, caring, sharing, greed and selfishness
A street vendor's daughter makes a toy horse for herself but sadly has to part with it
Two children are led into a world of fantasy and adventure with a master storyteller
Set in a dramatic period of India's history a young girl sets off to find her father.
How safe is the jungle for three playful little cubs of the 'king of the jungle'?