Art & Culture

WEEKLONG THEATRE FEST AT JU

Chilekothar Sepai staged Cultural Desk Jahangirnagar Theatre (Auditorium) staged its play Chilekothar Sepai on Saturday at Selim Al Deen Muktamancha of Jahangirnagar University. The play was staged on the sixth day of a weeklong theatre festival, titled ‘Bongo Milon Nattya Utsab – 2019’, organised by JU-based Jahangirnagar Theatre (Auditorium). Chilekothar Sepai, an adaptation of Aktaruzzaman […]

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Chobi Mela X begins

Special Correspondent The tenth edition of Chobi Mela, an international festival of photography featuring a host of exhibitions and events, will begin today in the capital on February 28. Local, foreign photographers, artistes and enthusiasts are expected to participate at an opening rally from Pathshala South Asian Media Institute, which will be followed by an […]

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Pitha Utsab held at IU

Cultural Correspondent A Pitha Utsab was held at Islamic University in Kushtia amid festivity on Wednesday. IU public administration department organised the event at the first floor of Mir Moshrraf Hossain academic building around 11:30am. The Pitha Utsab offered diverse traditional pithas like Puli, Bhapa, Chitai, Pakan, Pati Shapta, Dudh Chitai, Dhupi, Beni, Komola Shundori, […]

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Jibanananda’s birth anniv celebrated in Barishal

Cultural Correspondent Three-day Jibanananda Festival marking the 120th birth anniversary of poet Jibanananda Das concluded at Brojomohun College in Barishal city on Monday. Uttoron Sangskritik Sangathan, a Brojomohun College-based cultural-literary organisation, organised the festival. Principal of BM College professor Shafiqur Rahman Shikdar inaugurated the festival, which is featuring 30 stalls displaying books and traditional handicraft […]