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Poila Boishakh


Kolkata eateries deliver 'Poila Boisakh' platter at home

April 14, 2020 6:04 pm

One thing is for sure, Bengalis, although not in the right frame of mind in the midst of COVID-19 crisis, will yearn for their quintessential favourites on this day, Debaditya Choudhury, a top restaurateur in the city, said.

Shubho Nobo Borsho: How the Bengali community rings in the New Year

April 14, 2020 9:20 am

Though a day's programme, without all the brouhaha typical of Durga Puja, Nobo Borsho is a hearty celebration that the community looks forward to every year.

Happy Poila Baisakh 2020: Subho Nobo Borsho Wishes, Images, Quotes, Messages, Status, Greetings and Photos

April 14, 2020 10:22 am

Happy Poila Baisakh (Subho Noboborsho) 2020 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Photos: The day marks the beginning of the financial year for Bengali business class. Here are some of the wishes that you can send to your friends and family, and virtually greet them on this auspicious day.

Happy Bengali New Year (Poila Baisakh) Wishes, Images, Quotes, Status, Messages, Photos

April 14, 2020 9:40 am

Happy Bengali New Year (Poila Baisakh) Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Wallpaper, SMS, Messages, Photos: Poila Boishak, the Bengali New Year, is celebrated with gusto by Bengalis all across the globe.

Happy Bengali New Year 2020: Poila Baisakh Wishes, Images, Quotes, Messages, Status, Photos, and Greetings

April 14, 2020 10:01 am

Happy Bengali New Year (Subho Noboborsho) 2020 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Messages, Photos: As the name suggests, it marks the beginning of a new year and is celebrated with abandon. On this day, we have assembled some wishes for you to share with family and friends.

Bengali New Year (Poila Baisakh) 2019 Date: History, Importance & Significance of Poila Baisakh in India

April 14, 2019 7:26 pm

Bengali New Year (Poila Baisakh) 2019 Date in India: People clean and decorate their houses to welcome the New Year, and also make beautiful colourful rangolis or alpona outside their homes.

Poila Baisakh 2019: Make these traditional Bengali dishes for your child

April 15, 2019 11:55 am

Bengali New Year 2019: On this day, make these Bengali dishes and have it with steamed rice and luchi (poori) or paratha.

Happy Bengali New Year 2018: Wishes, Images, Quotes, SMS, Messages, Pics, Wallpapers, Whatsapp and Facebook status

April 15, 2018 1:26 pm

To be celebrated on April 15, Poila Boishak is observed at almost the same time as Baisakhi in Punjab, Rongali Bihu in Bengal, Puthandu in Chennai and Vishu in Kerala. If you’re away from your family this new year, here are some lovely greetings that you can send to your near and dear ones.

Amid Poila Boishakh festivities, the Kheror Khata has turned its final page this year

April 15, 2018 12:09 pm

As Bengalis step into the new year with Poila Baishak on April 15 this year, one of the oldest elements of the Bengali New Year celebrations - the kheror khata, the traditional red-cloth-hand-bound copy that traders use to note down their transactions - will see its last pages turn this year as demand goes abysmally low.

Three-day Poila Baisakh event at Kolkata airport

April 14, 2018 6:15 am

Officials said the Airports Authority of India is organising the event in association with TourEast, a travel agency, and marketing firm Signpost India to promote Bengal’s rural culture.


Here's how people celebrated Poila Baisakh in Kolkata

April 16, 2019 9:59 am

The day is celebrated as Bihu by the people in Assam, as Vishu in Kerala, and as Puthandu by the people in Tamil Nadu.


The Last Kheror Khata has been made

June 22, 2020 6:26 pm

Khero, a red-coloured, rough cotton material used as a cover for these ledger books has been in Bengal’s history for many generations and centuries. The foldable, scroll-like books are handmade and are stitched using white thread.