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Eid prayer in Comilla

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Patriotic and National ObservancesEdit

Cultural festivalsEdit

 
Celebrations of Pahela Baishakh at Dhaka
 
Bangladeshi girls taking Selfie at Pahela Falgun festival.

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FolkEdit

  • Pahela Baishakh - on the 1st day of the Bengali calendar and summer festival; also called Bangla Noboborsho; Wearing colour:         [26]
  • Boshonto Utshob - Spring festival also known as Pohela Falgun; Wearing colour:              [27]
  • Nabanna - Winter and harvest festival; Wearing colour:         [28]
  • Borsha Utshob - Monsoon festival; Wearing colour:         
  • Nouka Baich - Boat racing festivals held after the monsoon when rivers are filled

OthersEdit

FairsEdit

 
Ekushey Book Fair in Dhaka

Local eventsEdit

 
Shakrain kite festival, Dhaka

Public holidaysEdit

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