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Weekends of fun

An eclectic evening with Arnab Bhattacharya and Nishit Dey

Date: Thursday, 27 September, 2018

Time: 7PM – 10PM

Venue: Jatra Biroti, 60 Kemal Ataturk Avenue, Banani, Dhaka 1212

Arnab Bhattacharya, a young talent in Sarod, drew his inspiration at a tender age from his father Sri Swapan Kumar Bhattacharya. Arnab's father introduced him to the world of North Indian Classical Instrumental Music under the tutelage of Pandit Buddhadev Dasgupta, and his repertoire and style is of the traditional Seniya Shahajahanpur Gharana.

With the sitar, Nishit has stepped on to the 4th generation of his family lineage of pure classical music. He first took lessons from his father Sanjib Dey (tabla) and classical music from his paternal uncle Asit Dey, both celebrated classical music teachers of the country. The trio performance will feature: Nishit on sitar, Arnab on sarod, and Nilimesh Chakraborty on tabla.


Okopot- thoughts, unleashed

Date: Saturday, 29 September 2018

Time: 5pm

Venue: Spreeha Bangladesh, 52/1, Road no. 3A, Dhanmondi RA, Dhaka 1209

Experiences are stories, which need to be told, carried forward and passed on to people, to their community and coming generations. It harnesses a collective celebration of passion, dreams and failure. And in collaboration with Spreeha Bangladesh, they want to keep our tradition of storytelling alive by connecting people from different walks of life. They bring to you “Okopot- thoughts unleashed," their cozy evenings of storytelling with dream weavers sharing their personal experiences in the pursuit of their dreams. The guest for September is yet a surprise! Ticketing Partner - Jete Chao? Limited seats!

Concert for Autism Awareness

Date: Friday, 28 September, 2018

Time: 2PM – 10PM

Venue: Bangladesh Army Stadium

Differently able, not disabled! Every one of us has capacity; some have more, some less. Yet all of them are beautiful, as nature created us! Autism is invisible, and so we need to recognize them as our child, as siblings, as neighbours or as friends, and let them be part of our lives. Join in extending your hands towards them. Be with them at Autism Awareness Concert! Ticket Price : 200 TK, Tickets Available at Swapno and Baagdoom. For details: 01958 114255


Self Photograpic Position "State of Mind" by MahmudaTuli

Date: 19 September - 03 October 2018

Time: 4:30pm- 8:30pm

Venue: Kala Kendra, 1/11, Iqbal Road (3rd Floor), Mohammadpur, Dhaka-1207

Mahmuda Tuli's solo photography exhibition titled 'State Of Mind' opened at 6:30 pm on Friday, 07 September 2018. The exhibition is hosted online @Artitude - www.artitude.com.bd. Eminent photographer Nasir Ali Mamun inaugurated the exhibition curated by Wakilur Rahman. Mahmuda Tuli is a freelance photographer and a graduate of Pathshala South Asian Media Institute of 2017. She has held three solo photography exhibitions . Tuli has also published a photo-book titled 'FOOD, By the Grace of Allah' from renowned publishing house Oitijjhya. For more, please visit – Instagram: @mahmudatuli.


Kids' Baking Classes | The Flourist

Date: Saturday, 29 September, 2018

Time: 11 AM – 2 PM

Venue: The Flourist's Studio 

Address: Apartment B2, House 15, Road 18, Block A, Banani Jhilpar.

After running The Flourist's pilot workshop, Pookiemonster for kids, they've decided to run a more advanced, themed cookie class for kids where kids can make their own cookie dough from start to finish. Working with the theme 'Under the Sea,' the kids will be painting waves, beaches and seaside themes on the cookies in various designs. Level: Intermediate, suitable for kids 6+. Fee Tk 1500. Class capacity: 10 kids. Call: +880 1730429738

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