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    Tagore’s poems presented with flute

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:09pm on April 20, 2018

    Popular poems of Nobel Laureate poet Rabindranath Tagore were presented with melodious flute recitals at a show held at Alliance Francaise de Dhaka...

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    Bangla Academy holds workshop on ethnomusicology

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:34pm on April 18, 2018

    A five-day international workshop on ethnomusicology, organised by Bangla Academy as part of its fifth folklore summer school, ended on Tuesday at Abdul Karim Sahitya...

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    Crafts fair draws huge crowd

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:28pm on April 18, 2018

    A ten-day fair featuring diverse craft items is drawing a huge crowd on Bangla Academy premises every day. The fair, which has been jointly organised...

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    Ashfika selected for Joop Swart Master Class

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 05:48pm on April 17, 2018

    Ashfika Rahman has been selected for the prestigious international platform for young photographers named Joop Swart Master Class...

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    Srishti Cultural Centre performs in India

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:07pm on April 16, 2018

    Artistes of cultural organisation Srishti Cultural Centre entertained the audience presenting songs and dance recitals at a cultural show held at Bangladesh High Commission in...

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    Cultural troupes celebrate Pahela Baishakh

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 06:14pm on April 15, 2018

    Different government and cultural organisations welcomed Bangla New Year 1425, and bid adieu to Bangla year 1424 organising different programmes in...

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    Nation celebrates Pahela Baishakh amid festivity

    United News of Bangladesh | Updated at 08:47am on April 14, 2018

    The nation celebrated its most colourful and traditional festival Pahela Baishakh, the Bangla New Year 1425, on Saturday with much fanfare, festivity and enthusiasm amid...

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    Narrating mask use in age-old traditional performances

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:34pm on April 13, 2018

    Use of masks in traditional ritualistic performances available in Bangladesh can be traced back to pre Buddhist era dated back 2500 years ago....

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    Shora painting becomes part of Pahela Baishakh celebrations

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 10:32pm on April 13, 2018

    Shora, circular concave-shaped pottery, painted with floral patterns and animal motifs have become an integral element of Pahela Baishakh celebrations in recent years...

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    Diverse dance presented

    Cultural Correspondent | Updated at 09:19pm on April 11, 2018

    Dancers from across the country presented diverse recitals at a programme held at Music and Dance Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on Tuesday...

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