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Pohela Boishakh
Pohela Boishakh

Pohela Boishakh

Pohela Boishakh is the first day of the Bengali year. It is observed on 14th April or 15th April in Bangladesh. It is also celebrated by the Bengali people all over the world. The traditional welcoming for Bengali New Year is “Shubho Noboborsho” which is exactly called “Happy New Year”.

Poila Boishakh begins at sunrise and the day is marked with singing, procession, and fairs. Businesses start this day with a new ledger by clearing out the old ledger traditionally.

People of Bangladesh enjoy this national holiday all over the country. People can enjoy fairs and festivals. Singers execute traditional songs friendly the Bangle New Year. People take pleasure in classical Jatra plays. This day is marked by visiting relations, neighbors and friends. People arrange special dishware for their guests. This festivity comes from the profound heartland of Bengal.  It is now developed to become enormous events in the cities like the capital Dhaka especially.

The festival begins with people assembly under a big tree in Dhaka with another city. People also locate any bank of a lake and river to observer the sunrise. Artists represent welcome songs to welcome the Newyear at the earlier period of the day. Particularly it started with Rabindra songs. People from all specialties of life wear traditional and classic Bengali dress. Women wear saris with their hair decorated with flowers. Men choose to wear panjabis. A giant part of the festivities in the capital is a bright demo organized by the community of Faculty of Fine Arts of University of Dhaka.

Only the Poila Boishakh comes without any preexisting hopes in Bangladesh and West Bengal. Now a day’s People basically young generation used to send Pohela Boishakh Special greetings by Sms to their close Friends and family member. Poila Boishakh is very traditional and enjoyable day for the Bengali people.

About Bangladesh Information

“বাংলাদেশ ইনফরমেশন” বাংলাদেশ কে বিশ্বের দরবারে তুলে ধরার লক্ষ্য নিয়ে কাজ করে যাচ্ছে। আসুন বাংলাদেশের এই লক্ষ্য পূরনে আপনিও বাংলাদেশ ইনফরমেশনের সাথে কাধে কাধ মিলে দেশ কে তুলে ধরি।

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