Cultural heritage

National Memorial Monument

The national memorial monument is located at Savar 35 km northwest of Dhaka. The mausoleum is standing as the memorial of great sacrifice of the great martyrs of Bangladesh's War of Liberation. In...

Eid-al Azha

Eid-al Azha is one of the two main Muslim religious festivals. In Bangladesh it is popularly known as Kurbanir Eid or Bakra Eid. Eid and Azha are Arabic words meaning festival and sacrifice respect...

Eid al-Fitr

Eid-ul Fitr is one of the two main Muslim religious festivals. Eid and fitr are arabic words. Eid means festival and fitr means to open, to break fasting, to go back to normal situation. Eid-ul Fit...

Nouka Baich

Nouka Baich or Boat Race is a very popular game in riverine areas of Bangladesh. Boat race demonstrates the boatmen's technique and prowess in giving their boats the maximum speed and forward direc...

HORSE CARRIAGE (TOMTOM)

Horse Carriage a two or four wheeled vehicle pulled by horses; also familiarly termed as tomtom in Bangla. In the case of one-horse pull carriage, it is termed tanga (in Bangla).

Horse carr...

Rickshaw

Rickshaw, a three wheeler passenger cart pulled by one man usually carrying two passengers, is one of the principal means of transport in the urban areas of Bangladesh. With the improvement of road...

Ekushey Book Fair

The Ekushey Book Fair or Amar Ekushe Grantha Mela, popularly known as Ekushey Boi Mela is the national book fair of Bangladesh. It is arranged each year by Bangla Academy and takes place for the wh...

Bangamata Gold Cup

The draw was held at the Hotel Pan Pacific Sonargaon in Dhaka on 12 March 2019. The six teams were divided into two groups. The top two teams from each group qualified for knockout stage.

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Mangal Shobhajatra

Mangal Shobhajatra is a festival organized by students and teachers of Dhaka University’s Faculty of Fine Art in Bangladesh open to the public to celebrate Pahela Baishakh (New Year’s Day). Taking...