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

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 2019 Wishes Images, Status, Quotes, Wallpaper, SMS, Messages, Photos, Pics, and Greetings

Happy Bengali New Year (Poila Baisakh) 2019 Wishes Images, Quotes, Status, Wallpaper, SMS, Messages, Photos: Poila Boishak, the Bengali New Year, is celebrated with gusto by Bengalis all across the globe.


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

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.

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

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

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.

Poila Boishakh 2018: Date, History and celebrations of Bengali New Year

Poila Boishakh 2018: Also known as Naba Barsha, the Bengali New Year is marked on the first day in the month of Baishak according to the lunisolar calendar. This year, Bengalis around the world will celebrate the day on April 15, but did you know of its Mughal connection?


Three-day Poila Baisakh event at Kolkata airport

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.

Poila Boishaak 2018: Enjoy the Bengali New Year with these special recipes

Poila Boishakh 2018: Planning to host a lunch or dinner this Bengali New Year? From Chingri to Malpua, we have got it all covered for your Noboborsho celebrations. So, what will you cook for your loved ones?

Poila Boishakh: Move over traditional sweets this Bengali New Year

For their culinary treat, the traditional sweets' space has now been taken, albeit slowly, by new generation offerings like abar khabo, dilkhush and paradise.

On Poila Boishakh,all roads lead to temples

Crowds throng at temples in Dakshineswar and Kalighat to seek blessings on first day of the new year.

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Here's how people celebrated Poila Baisakh in Kolkata

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

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The Last Kheror Khata has been made

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.