Holy Rosary Catholic Church

Holy Rosary Catholic Church

Portuguese Augustinian missionaries introduced Christianity in Dhaka. In 1628, they established a church, called the ‘Church of the Assumption’, in Narinda, southern part of the Dhaka city. The second church of Dhaka was built in 1677 at Tejgaon. The inscription on the pinnacle of the Church shows a date in Arabic numerals 1677, built by […]

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Bombay Sweets

Bombay Sweets

The sweets of old Dhaka are awesome or simply the best. Although, many types of sweets are available in new Dhaka nowadays, but there is a big difference in the taste. The sweets of old Dhaka are actually famous for their interesting names and the delicious taste. Bombay Sweets shop is very popular for sweets […]

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Baldha Garden

Baldha Garden

Baldha Garden is an enriched botanical garden which spans 3.15 acres (1.27 ha) of land located at Wari in the old part of the city of Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. It has a collection of 672 species of plants.The Baldha Garden is now managed as a satellite unit of the National Botanical Garden by […]

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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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Dhaka International Buddhist Monastery

Dhaka International Buddhist Monastery

Dhaka International Buddhist Monastery founded in 1981 by the theravada Buddhist community. It was initially set up in a rented house near the Malibag rail crossing in dhaka. Sundarananda Bhikkhu was its first principal. From the beginning it played an important role in propagating buddhism and preserving its culture and tradition in Bangladesh. The monastery […]

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Shaheed Minar

Shaheed Minar

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 […]

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Azimpur Graveyard

Azimpur Graveyard

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 […]

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Shamsher Ali Vuna Khichuri

Shamsher Ali Vuna Khichuri

Shamsher Ali’r Vhuna Khichuri is super testy food. Enjoy unlimited rice with testy achar. It’s really awesome. The place is at Bangshal Churiwala Goli. Open every Saturday to Thursday (Close on Friday) Opening Times: 10:00 AM to 9:00 PM Location 118, Bangshal Road(Churiwala Gulli), Dhaka-1100

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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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