she joined Government of India's Ministry of Home Affairs as
Hindi Pradhyapika and worked as a teacher until her arrival at
the US in 1978.While living in Bombay she was involved with
various cultural societies organizing musical conferences involving the
established musicians as well as providing opportunities for
the upcoming talents. One such organization was Bombay's well
reputed "Sur-Singar Samsad" where Rekhaji has
participated as a Compere for many years.
moved to USA in 1978 after she got married. Her passion is
poems. While living in Chicago she was a contributing member
of a well known literary circle named "Unmesh". She
has participated in various literary conferences held in the
US over the past several years. Bani Prakashan of New Delhi
has so far published six books of poems written by her
between the time period 1997 and 2007. Her poems are primarily
focused on the inner feelings of human emotions as influenced
by nature, love, and various experiences of real life.
Rekha Maitra currently resides in Germantown, Maryland.