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  • Ananya Top Ten Awards 2018 conferred

    Ananya Top Ten Awards 2018 conferred

    Every year since 1993, Ananya Magazine has recognised and honoured ten women for their remarkable contribution in their

  • Monir Chowdhury performs at 'Chirodiner Gaan'

    The Indira Gandhi Cultural Centre, High Commission of India, Dhaka, organised a musical evening titled, Chirodiner Gaan, featuring singer Monir Chowdhury at Bangladesh National Museum recently.

  • Bara Katra

    A glimpse into the pre-modern Islamic culture in Bengal

    Did you know that the famous Bara Katra, located in the old quarters of Dhaka city, was built to be an exact replica of the garden of paradise? It is also little known that its patron Mughal Prince Shah Shuja (1616–1661AD) was not satisfied with the structure and thus ordered it to be used as a caravanserai instead.

  • Anwara Bahar Chowdhury birth centenary

    Anwara Bahar Chowdhury's birth centenary observed

    Noted educationist, writer and cultural activist Anwara Bahar Chowdury's birth centenary was observed on February 13 at the Sufia Kamal Auditorium of Bangladesh National Museum.

  • Rohingya refugees

    Nat’l Museum to hold photo exhibition on Rohingya

    A day-long photo exhibition themed 'Rohingya: the stateless refugees in Bangladesh' is to be held at the lobby of Bangladesh National Museum in Dhaka.

  • [WATCH NOW] Novera’s exhibition begins at National Museum

    Renowned sculptor Novera Ahmed’s first posthumous solo exhibition begins at the Bangladesh National Museum in Dhaka.

  • Sculptor Novera passes away

    Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday expresses deep shock at the death of eminent sculptor Novera Ahmed, the first modern sculptor of Bangladesh. Novera died at a hospital in Paris, PM's Press Secretary AKM Shameem Chowdhuri said.

  • Ebong Rabindranath

    “Ebong Rabindranath” at BNM today

    Bangladesh National Museum and the Ministry of Cultural Affairs will jointly present an “Ebong Rabindranath”, an India-Bangladesh