Wangala festival in Dhaka
Wangala, a harvest festival of the Garo tribe, is held at Banani Bidyaniketan in Dhaka on Friday, Nov 18, 2022.
Hindus in Bangladesh mark Lakshmi Puja
After drawing the curtain down on the Durga Puja festivities last week, Hindus in Bangladesh are celebrating another religious festival, this time in tribute to Laxmi, the goddess of wealth, with the ...
Durga Puja starts with Bodhan rituals
The main chapter of Durga Puja, the biggest annual festival of Hindus in Bangladesh, kicks off with the Bodhan, Amontron and Adhibas rituals on Maha Shashthi, the sixth day of Navaratri, on Saturday, ...
Shankhari Bazar comes alive ahead of Durga Puja
With Durga Puja, the biggest religious festival of Hindu devotees, on the horizon, Old Dhaka's Shankhari Bazar is bustling with the hubbub of shoppers.
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The Worship of Durga
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