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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Madhur Canteen

Madhur Canteen

Madhur Canteen (meaning Madhu’s canteen) is a familiar name in the history of Dhaka University and as well as the history of national politics of Bangladesh. Mainly form the late 40‘s and the Madhur canteen as a place has been associated with many national movements that originated from Dhaka university. Many renowned writers, social workers, […]

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Allahr Dan Biriyani House

Allahr Dan Biriyani House

Biriani are the most common dishes in the rice categories of Old Dhaka. It is my most favorite food item. From very small party to large, everywhere people keep Biriani as their main dish. Allah Dann Biriyani House offers popular biriyani in the old town. Location 21 No. Distillery Road, Dhup Khola Bazar, Gandaria Dhaka.

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Alauddin Sweetmeat Shop

Alauddin Sweetmeat Shop

For ages it is our culture to treat people/guests with sweets during happy moments. Only hundred years’ back from now the custom was to prepare the delicacy at home at any religious or social event. Back then sweetmeat shops were very limited. Most of the misti karigors or Moyra at that time came from Hindu […]

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Chawk Bazaar

Chawk Bazaar

Chawk Bazaar is a well known bazaar in Lalbagh, Old Dhaka, Bangladesh. It dates back to the Mughal period. Chowk Bazaar was one of the most famous business and social meeting centers of Dhaka in the Mughal period. Even after 400 years it is still famous as before. It is one of Dhaka’s old town […]

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Bismillah Kabab Ghor

Bismillah Kabab Ghor

Bismillah kabab ghor is most favorite among old Dhaka area this restaurant known as the best Kabab shop in bangladesh. “Bismillah kabab Ghor”. Its in “Nazira Bazar”. Its a narrow little restaurant. like a narrow passage.there were three tables in a row of four sitting.It is two storied.Tawa kabab of chicken and beef is awesome. […]

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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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Beauty Lassi

Beauty Lassi

Old Dhaka’s food is not famous for its traditional foods only but also for its delicious Drinks. Many famous drinks of Mughal and Sultani period are still available in Old Dhaka. Beauty Lassi is most popular drink in old dhaka. Their faluda is special, then others. The have also a showroom on the way of […]

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Koshaituli Mosque

Koshaituli Mosque

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 […]

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