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  • Alpana: Artistic Expressions of Devotion

    As one of the many traditional arts of Bangladesh, alpana is an intensely personal ritualistic practice that continues to be an integral part of Bangladeshi culture today. Also known as ...

  • Banyan Trees of Bangladesh

    A unique temple dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva is located in the Akhaura Upazila of Chittagong Division's Brahmanbaria District. Standing fifteen feet tall, the temple's brick walls and ...

  • Dhaka’s Bailey Road Theaters

    Running through Dhaka's Shantinagar suburb, connecting Kakrail-Ramna Road with Siddheshwari junction, Natok Saroni is the hub of the city's theater community. Previously known as Bailey ...

  • Explore the Attractions of Naogaon District

    Forming part of the Rajshahi Division, the district of Naogaon in northern Bangladesh has a number of interesting sites to visit. One of the historical attractions of Naogaon is the ruined ...

  • Versatile, Practical and Decorative Bamboo

    Sometimes referred to as "the poor man's timber", bamboo is becoming popular around the world as an eco-friendly, sustainable product with a myriad of uses. This amazing plant has long been ...

  • Prokritee: Promoting Bangladeshi Handicrafts

    With its central office located in the city of Dhaka, Prokritee is a service-based agency that was created by the Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) in 2001 to manage eight handicraft ...

  • Discover the History and Culture of Chittagong

    Overlooking the Bay of Bengal, the city of Chittagong is the second largest city and main seaport of Bangladesh. While being a busy commercial hub for the Chittagong Region, the city and its ...

  • BGTF: Promoting Theater in Bangladesh

    Established in November 1982 at the University of Dhaka's Teachers-Students Center, the main goal of the Bangladesh Group Theater Federation (BGTF) was to develop a unified organization to ...

  • Leisure and Entertainment at Dhanmondi Lake

    Located in the middle of Dhaka city, within the prosperous Dhanmondi residential area, Dhanmondi Lake is a popular tourist attraction, with lush green vegetation, a lakeside walkway and ...

  • Bangladeshi Crafts: Papermaking

    The age-old traditions and crafts of Bangladesh continue to thrive even as the country moves ahead with the times. Skills and know-how have been passed down through generations, and by using ...