Islampur cloth Market

Islampur cloth Market

The biggest clothes market of Bangladesh is Islampur Clothes Market. This market started from British period with few shops. In Pakistan period this market expanded step by step. After independence of Bangladesh this cloth market was fully established as the biggest cloth market of the country. Islampur bazaar stands on the bank of Buriganga River […]

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Bangla Academy

Bangla Academy

Bangla Academy, established on 3 December 1955, is the national academy for promoting the Bangla (Bengali) language in Bangladesh. The main office of the organization is located at the Burdwan House, once a part of the campus of the University of Dhaka, beside Suhrawardy Udyan. History The importance of establishing an organization for Bengali language […]

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Sir Salimullah Muslim Orphanage

Sir Salimullah Muslim Orphanage

Sir Salimullah Muslim Orphanage is the oldest organization in Asia. It was established in 1909, founded by Nawab Sir Salimullah Bahadur of Dhaka. There was seven building built by him with his own fund and effort. He was encouraged to establish this organization by some dedicated philanthropic elites of Dhaka. It was financed by the […]

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Northbrook Hall – Lalkuthi

Northbrook Hall – Lalkuthi

Northbrook Hall (also Lalkuthi; Red House because of its deep red color) was originally built as a town hall during the British period. It is situated at Farashgonj road in Old Dhaka, on the north bank of the Buriganga River, Bangladesh. In 1874 Indian Governor Thomas George Baring, Lord Northbrook, who was the Viceroy of […]

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Chandrima Uddan

Chandrima Uddan

Chandrima Uddan is a park situated in the road beside the Jatiyo Sangshad Bhaban, in Dhaka, Bangladesh. The name literally means “Moonlight Park” in Bengali. The park is notable for being the place where the former Bangladeshi President, Ziaur Rahman was buried. It is connected to the road with a bridge which runs over the […]

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Charukola Fried Chicken Shop

Charukola Fried Chicken Shop

Charukola Fried Chicken Shop is very popular for small fried chicken. The good part about this fried chicken is that it is extremely scrumptious and, not to mention the spice is really hot. It will simply make your mouth water at the very sight and smell of it. Though, at nowadays you might accidentally get […]

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Star Mosque

Star Mosque

Star Mosque (also known as Tara Masjid), is a mosque located in Armanitola area, Dhaka, Bangladesh. The mosque has ornate designs and is decorated with motifs of blue stars. It was built in the first half of the 19th century by Mirza Golam Pir. Architecture: Built in the Mughal style by Mirza Ghulam in the […]

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Azimpur Dayera Sharif

Azimpur Dayera Sharif

Hazrat Shah Sufi Syed Mohammad Dayem was one of the most prominent Sufi Saint of his time. He came into the lime light in the Eighteenth century. He was one of the few Saints of high order in Bangladesh and the Indian sub-continent. The famous historical shrine of ‘Dayera Sharif’ situated at Azimpur, Dhaka, Bangladesh, […]

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Choto Katra

Choto Katra

Choto Katra (Small Katara) is one of the two Katras built during Mughal’s regime in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It was constructed in 1663 by Subahdar Shaista Khan.It is on Hakim Habibur Rahman lane on the bank of the Buriganga River. Basically it was built to accommodate some officials and Shaista Khan’s expanding family. Choto Katra is […]

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