I have to be honest. What I know about Bengalis is about as much as I know about how to milk a cow. Growing up I hardly had any Bengali friends, no one I was close enough to that I would spend hours at their house absorbing their culture or for them to have any influence in my life. I grew up in a Parsi colony so no Bengali neighbors to feed me and the same story in college. All I knew about Kolkata were based on the books I had read or the movies I’d seen. So a chance…