Dhaka Christian Cemetery

Dhaka Christian Cemetery

The Christian Cemetery is situated at Wari, a district of Old Town in Dhaka. It started to go into a declining state within a few years after it was built, and it still is in ruins and wilderness. It was developed mainly for the European traders and their families, thus most members of the East […]

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Bulbul Lalitakala Academy

Bulbul Lalitakala Academy

Bulbul Lalitakala Academy an institution of fine arts established in Dhaka on 17 May 1955 commemorating BULBUL CHOWDHURY and his role in popularising dance among conservative Bengali Muslims. It is also known as BAFA (Bulbul Academy for Fine Arts). The academy offers instruction in, and conducts research on, song, music, dance, drama, painting and sculpture. […]

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Shilpakala Academy

Shilpakala Academy

Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy(National Academy of Fine and Performing Arts) is the principal state-sponsored national cultural center of Bangladesh. It is the national academy of fine and performing arts. The academy was established through an act of Parliament in 1974 as a statutory organization under the Ministry of Cultural Affairs. But subsequently the Act of 1974 […]

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Charukola Institute

Charukola Institute

Faculty of Fine Art (FFA) was an Institute of Dhaka University. The Institute turned into Faculty in 2008. This educational institute which established in 1948 was the first art educational Institute in this region and became the main centre of art and cultural practice. Its currently situated in Shahbagh, in Dhaka city, close to the […]

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Tanti Bazar

Tanti Bazar

Set up sometime in the 18th century, the narrow streets of Tanti Bazar house about 400 jewellery shops and goldsmiths’ workshops. About 20,000 craftsmen usually toil here, softening gold over charcoal fires and then fashioning it into bangles, earrings and necklaces using centuries-old techniques. Location

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Binat Bibi Mosque

Binat Bibi Mosque

Binat Bibi Mosque is the earliest surviving mosque in Dhaka built in 1454 by Bakht Binat, the daughter of Marhamat. It was during the rule of the Sultan of Bengal, Nasiruddin Mahmud Shah (r. 1435–1459).The mosque is located beside the Hayat Bepari’s Bridge in Narinda area. Location

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Shad Tehari Ghar

Shad Tehari Ghar

Tasty and delicious tehari from Dhaka Lalmatia’s famous “Shad Tehari Ghar”.Prepared by fine rice, beef, and various spices. It’s really awesome. Location 2/4 Block C Lalmatia, Dhaka-1207

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The sculpture Swadhinata Sangram

The sculpture Swadhinata Sangram

The sculpture ‘Swadhinata Sangram’ is the embodiment of the consciousness and struggle of Bengali’s. Eminent sculptor Shamim Sikder erected this grand sculpture.It is situated on the turn of the Fuller Road, between Jagannath Hall and SM Hall. It was inaugurated in 1999. Shamim Sikder built the first, and one of the largest, sculpture gardens in […]

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Alam vai ar jhal muri

Alam vai ar jhal muri

Jhalmuri- A traditional Bengali snack, Jahlmuri starts with puffed rice. Like most street foods, there’s no set recipe, each chef will make this favourite their own. The most traditional additions are vegetables (onion, potato, chick peas, cucumber), spices (masala powder, coriander, ginger, salt), peanuts, mustard oil and lime juice. Alam ar Jhalmuri is popular jhalmuri […]

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