On Abul Hasnat road near Central Jail. It’s isn’t excatly a restaurant. But they have a variety of old town specialities like different kinds of bread including bakarkhani and different types of Parata, different types of cakes, shami Kebab and mutton leg roast etc. The quality is much better than the places in new Dhaka, […]
The inscriptions on this mosque express the name as “Qassabtuly Jame Masjid” now known as Koshaituli Mosque. Built in Hijri 1338, this is one of the most ornate mosques in Old Dhaka. The exquisitely beautiful mosque surface is done with colored broken pieces of ceramic. The Mihrab’s decoration is characterized by floral motifs in dazzling […]
With a very attractive name it is a combined effort of 10 local companies to promote the culture and clothes of Bangladesh. Deshal, Nipun, Rang, Banglar Mela, Bibiana, Shadakalo, Anjans, Probortona, Nagardola and Kay Kraft altogether are this Deshi Dosh. Maintaining a harmony with others each stall remains unique. All of them displays their own […]
In 2004, a special shop named “Pansupari” started to provide various tastes of “Khilipan” to the customers. They prepared a variety of khilipans in various tastes. Soon, they earned huge popularity; now they have three other outlets in Banani, Bashundhara City and Shahjalal Int’l Airport. Pan means betel leaf and Supari means betel nut. In […]
The tomb appears to be an inseparable part of Satgumbad Masjid. According to the legend current locally one of the daughters of Nawab Shaista Kha was buried in it. The tomb chamber is octagonal inside and Square outside. A few years back it was lying in coinplete derelict state of preservation. The present structure is […]
Thousands of people throng the graveyard to pray and show love to their deceased relatives and friends specially on the major festivals. Some of them place flowers, flower wreaths,bouquets and flower petals and foliage on the grave site of their beloved persons. They also place incense and agar sticks.In the night candles are lit by […]
Rahmania kabab ghor is most favorite among old Dhaka area this restaurant known as the best Kabab shop in bangladesh. Its a narrow little restaurant. like a narrow passage.Tawa kabab of chicken and beef is awesome. The “parata’s” are real thin and nice when served hot. Location: Distilary Road, Dalkhola Bazar, Gandaria, Dhaka.
It is the resting place of two great national leaders Sher-e-Bangla A.K. Fazlul Huq (1873-1962) and Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy (1892-1963) and also of Khwaja Nazimuddin (1894-1964). Ramna Racecourse was renamed after Huseyn Shaheed Suhrawardy.
The Shaheed Minar ( Shohid Minar lit. “Martyr Monument”) is a national monument in Dhaka, Bangladesh, established to commemorate those killed during the Bengali Language Movement demonstrations of 1952. On February 21, 1952, dozens of students and political activists were killed when the Pakistani police force opened fire on Bengali protesters who were demanding equal […]