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Kamal Ahmed’s ‘Prothom Prem’ released on Tagore’s birth anniversary
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Kamal Ahmed’s ‘Prothom Prem’ released on Tagore’s birth anniversary

Noted singer Kamal Ahmed's 19th audio album, "Prothom Prem" was released under the banner of Music Of Bengal on the birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore (May 8, 2021). The album is available as an audio jukebox on the YouTube channel of Music Of Bengal. Hardcopies of the album have been released simultaneously. “Prothom Prem” features 10 songs on love by Rabindranath Tagore.

Dhor Nirbhoy Gaan: Chhayanaut's tribute to Tagore
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Dhor Nirbhoy Gaan: Chhayanaut's tribute to Tagore

Marking Rabindranath Tagore’s 160th birth anniversary, Chhayanaut organised a virtual cultural programme. Titled Dhor Nirbhoy Gaan, the theme of the event was to hope, and to be brave. Artistes performed works by Tagore, which sing praise of life and the joy of living, bravery, and hope. The virtual concert featured musical performances, dances, poetry recitals and more. It aired on Chhayanaut's YouTube channel tonight.

Rezwana Chowdhury Bannya and Samiul Islam Poluck voice “Keno Chokher Jole Bhijiye Dilem Na”
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Rezwana Chowdhury Bannya and Samiul Islam Poluck voice “Keno Chokher Jole Bhijiye Dilem Na”

To commemorate Rabindranath Tagore’s 160th Birth Anniversary, Dhroopad, a Bengali American cultural organization based in Washington DC, is releasing a music video featuring legendary Rabindra Sangeet exponent Rezwana Chowdhury Bannya and elocutionist Samiul Islam Poluck.

 Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy hosts virtual celebrations on Rabindra Jayanti Arts & Entertainment

Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy hosts virtual celebrations on Rabindra Jayanti

Today marks the 160th birth anniversary of Rabindranath Tagore, the polymath who reshaped Bengali music and literature. Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) organised an online programme to celebrate the day. As the country enforced restrictions on public movement to curb Covid-19 transmission, BSA opted to pay a tribute to the poet virtually, just as the year before.

Kangana Ranaut tests positive for Covid-19 Arts & Entertainment

Kangana Ranaut tests positive for Covid-19

Controversial Bollywood star Kangana Ranaut has confirmed today that she has tested positive for Covid-19, and is under home quarantine.

Portrayal of women through the eyes of Rabindranath Tagore Arts & Entertainment

Portrayal of women through the eyes of Rabindranath Tagore

In many of his stories, Rabindranath Tagore brought strong and progressive women to the forefront, who defied conventional expectations, and questioned perceptions that challenged their freedom. On Tagore’s 160th birth anniversary, we look back at some of the most memorable female characters from his stories.

Ishan Mitra’s “Bari Jabo Bari Jacchi”, penned by Asif Iqbal, to release this Eid Arts & Entertainment

Ishan Mitra’s “Bari Jabo Bari Jacchi”, penned by Asif Iqbal, to release this Eid

Under the banner of Gaanchill Music, “Bari Jabo Bari Jacchi” will release this Eid. The song, voiced by promising Kolkata singer Ishaan Mitra, is penned by renowned Bangladeshi lyricist Asif Iqbal.

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