Shubo Nabo Barsho – Bengali New Year

(Bengali: নববর্ষ Nôbobôrsho (from Sanskrit Navavarsha=New Year) or Poela Boishakhi (পহেলা বৈশাখ Pôela Boishakhi or পয়লা বৈশাখ Pôela Boishakhi or Pohela Boishakhi, from Sanskrit= Pohela Vaisakhi) is the first day of the Bengali calendar, celebrated in both Bangladesh and West Bengal, and in Bengali communities in Assam and Tripura. Pohela Boishakhi connects all ethnic Bengalis…

Details