POHELA BOISHAKH

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Imagine the feeling of being amidst an ocean of colorful crowd. A stream of happiness blowing in the wind is announcing the celebration of life. This is how you feel when you are exposed to the biggest festival of Bangladesh. POHELA BOISHAKH.

The festival has its own signature rituals. Women wearing white Sarees with red borders and men in Payjama-Punjabi or Dhuti-Kurta attend traditional rally and Eat Panta-Ilish (Watery Rice and Hilsha Fish) early in the morning. Other attractions of the day are Haalkhata, Alpona and traditional sports such as Boat race, Kite flying, Bull Racing, flying pigeons etc.

Join and experience how a nation becomes passionately soulful to celebrate the first day of their calendar with colorful and unique customs.

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