Lalbagh Mosque, part of the Lalbagh Fort Complex and built under the rule of Governor Shaista Khan, is situated in the western part of the complex, aligned with the tomb of Bibi Pari. Stylistically it belongs to Shaista Khani architecture, its form is typical of three-domed, rectangular mosques commonly found in Dhaka. Measuring 65′ x […]
Meandering through the lanes of Armanitola and Mitford of Old Dhaka one’s olfactory nerves will be tantalised from a strong and somewhat pungent smell emanating from a variety of perfume and chemical shops. The overpowering aroma, which originates from a blend of perfumes, would make someone wobbly if she is not a frequenter to this […]
It was the place where independence leader Sheikh Mujibur Raman delivered a historic oath of independence speech before the 1971 War, and then ironically where the Pakistani army surrendered a few months later. The ‘Shadhinota Stambha’ monument has been erected here, as well as an eternal flame to mark its significance. Location
Shahbaz Khan Mosque is a historic mosque situated in Dhaka, Bangladesh. History: A merchant of prince of Dhaka who built the mosque as well as his own Dargah Sharif during his lifetime in – 1086 (h).It is an Islamic architecture. Now its present condition is good. Shahbaz Khan Mosque situated in the old high court […]
Mamun Biriyani is super testy food.It’s really awesome. Biriani that is very popular in Old Dhaka. Location Elephant Road 347, Opposite of Eastern Mollica, Elephant Road, Dhaka. Mobile: +88 01715 166170 Nazimuddin Road 83, Nazimuddin Road, Dhaka. Phone: 02 7301918 Mobile: +88 01715 166170 Nazirabazar 157, Agasadek Road, Chowrashta, Nazirabazar, Dhaka.Mobile: +88 01715 166170
Dhakaiya Foods become famous all over the country. Huge amount of mouth watering delicious foods like Jilapi, Sondesh, Laddu etc. Green Sweets Meat is very popular for sweets items. When you go old Dhaka try to Green sweets of Gajorer Laddu. Delicious Omm..a Location 9 BCC Road, Nawabpur Road, Dhaka.
Shishu Park is the only public sector children’s amusement park in Shahbag, Dhaka, Bangladesh. Established in 1979 on 15-acre (61,000) of land, it is the first children’s amusement park in Bangladesh. Established as a profit making venture by Bangladesh Parjatan Corporation, the government-owned tourism promotion agency in Bangladesh, it is maintained by Dhaka City Corporation […]
A whole trend of art zooming in on one person, who is not otherwise “famous”, is a rare instance in our culture. Momin Ali Mridha, widely known as “Dadu” (grandfather) — at the Faculty of Fine Arts, Dhaka University — has been the subject of drawings, paintings, photographs and sculptures by the teachers and students […]
Nawab Bahadur Sir Khwaja Abdul Ghani Mian KCSI (1813–1896) was the first Nawab of Dhaka recognized by the British Raj. He introduced the panchayat system.Panchayat Committee, a Non-profitable community organization. Bangla Ghor Panchayat in Old Dhaka where management has been very ably to different sort of development and helpful activities.