Gawsia Snacks Corner

Gawsia Snacks Corner

Dhaka is known for its local snack foods at every street corner with an endless selection to choose from: Samosas, Fuchka, fried chicken and chotpoti are just to name a few delicacies that are indulged on, in the evening in Dhaka.Gawsia Snacks corner is one of the old snacks shop at Gawsia Market. Location:

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Hoseni Dalan

Hoseni Dalan

Hoseni Dalan, also spelt Husaini Dalan, is a Shia shrine in the old part of the Dhaka, Bangladesh. It was built in the 17th century during the Mughal Period. This commemorates the martyrdom of al-Husain, grandson of Mohammed, during the battle of Karbala on 10 October 680 CE. It is said that one Sayyid Murad […]

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Dhakeshwari Temple

Dhakeshwari Temple

Dhakeshwari National Temple (Dhakeshshori Jatio Mondir) is a Hindu temple in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is state-owned, giving it the distinction of being Bangladesh’s ‘National Temple’. The name “Dhakeshwari” means “Goddess of Dhaka”. Since the destruction of Ramna Kali Mandir in 1971 by the Pakistan Army during the Bangladesh Liberation War, the Dhakeshwari Temple has assumed […]

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Pan Supari

Pan Supari

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 […]

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Bangla Ghor

Bangla Ghor

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.

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Ruplal House

Ruplal House

Ruplal House is a grand 19th century building or mansion in Old Dhaka, Bangladesh. It was erected jointly by two Hindu affluent merchant brothers named Ruplal Das and Raghunath, sons of Swarup Chandra, on the northern bank of Buriganga overlooking a riverfront promenade along the buckland bund in the Farashganj district of old Dhaka. Foundation […]

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Bara Katra

Bara Katra

Bara Katra is a historical and architectural monument located in the city of Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is a palatial building dating to the reign of the Mughal dynasty in the Bengal region. It is situated to the south of Chowk Bazaar close to the north bank of the river Buriganga. Location

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Arts and Crafts Stalls

Arts and Crafts Stalls

Pottery is closely related to Bangali culture. Bangladeshi potters are famous for their fine art works and unique motifs. Nowadays, a lot of people prefer earthenware to decorate their interior in order to create a subtle ambiance. Road side shops occupy the huge pavements from high court to Shishu Academy where a number of stalls […]

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Sangsad Bhaban

Sangsad Bhaban

Jatiyo Sangsad Bhaban or National Parliament House is the house of the Parliament of Bangladesh, located at Sher-e-Bangla Nagar in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka. Designed by architect Louis Kahn, the complex, which accommodates all Bangladesh’s seven parliaments, is one of the largest legislative complexes in the world, comprising 200 acres (800,000 m²). The building […]

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