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On celebrating communal harmony
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On celebrating communal harmony

Every year, millions of people, irrespective of race and religion, get together to celebrate the joyous occasion of Durga Puja.

What to watch on television this BIJOYA DASHAMI
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What to watch on television this BIJOYA DASHAMI

Today is the tenth day of Durga Puja, also known as Bijoya Dashami, which marks the Visarjan (immersion in water) of the idol of Goddess Durga, with grand celebrations and processions.

Chanchal Chowdhury revisits childhood Durga Puja memories
Arts & Entertainment

Chanchal Chowdhury revisits childhood Durga Puja memories

“I will spend Durga Puja in my home town, as always”, said National Award Winning actor Chanchal Chowdhury, with quite an excited demeanour over the phone.

A nostalgic Durga Puja for Bappa Mazumder Arts & Entertainment

A nostalgic Durga Puja for Bappa Mazumder

Celebrated singer and composer Bappa Mazumder has captured the hearts of millions, both as a solo artiste and with his band, Dalchhut. He looks back on his fond memories of Durga Puja in a candid chat with The Daily Star.

“The Puja celebrations in Chattogram are spectacular” – Aparna Ghosh Arts & Entertainment

“The Puja celebrations in Chattogram are spectacular” – Aparna Ghosh

Prominent film and television actor Aparna Ghosh is celebrating Durga Puja at her hometown, Chattogram, as she does every year.

Australian actor Megan Mitchell joins Farooki’s  ‘No Land’s Man’ Arts & Entertainment

Australian actor Megan Mitchell joins Farooki’s ‘No Land’s Man’

Australian actor Megan Mitchell is set to star in internationally acclaimed director Mostafa Sarwar Farooki’s forthcoming feature film, No Land’s Man, alongside Nawazuddin Siddiqui.

‘Poncho-Kobir Gaan’ staged in Pabna Arts & Entertainment

‘Poncho-Kobir Gaan’ staged in Pabna

Gonoshilpi, the leading cultural organisation of Pabna, staged a musical show paying tribute to five leading composers of Bangla (known as the Poncho-Kobi) at the Bonomali institute in Pabna recently.

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