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  • Nazrul on TV - A round up of programmes

    Marking the 117th birth anniversary of our National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, satellite televisions will air special celebration programmes.

  • 10 key events in Kazi Nazrul’s life

    Ten of the most important events in the life of Bangladesh’s National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam.

  • Young artistes render a choral song at the festival

    BNSS holds Nazrul Utshab at BSA

    Bangladesh Nazrul Sangeet Sangstha (BNSS) organised Nazrul Utshab marking 116th birth anniversary of the National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam at National Theatre Hall of Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy on June 10.

  • Nazrul memorial centres in Trishal : Memorabilia lacks a spark

    Nazrul memorabilia at two Nazrul Smriti Kendras (memorial centres) at Kazir Shimla and Namapara of Darirampur in Trishal are attracting only a trickle of 15-20 visitors daily.

  • Kazi Nazrul Islam

    Recalling the Rebel

    On Nazrul's birth anniversary, front ranking cultural personalities spoke about the influence of Nazrul on our lives and how he still inspires us to forge ahead. They also shed light on Nazrul's personal life and the marvel of his works.

  • Shilpakala celebrates Nazrul birth anniversary

    Marking 116th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, Bangladesh Shilpakala Academy (BSA) arranged a two-day celebration programme.

  • Nazrul Mela

    Channel i holds Nazrul Mela

    In celebration of the 116th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, Channel i hosted a daylong “AB Bank- Channel i Nazrul Mela” at its premises on May 25.

  • Ferdous Ara

    Ferdous Ara's homage to the National Poet

    Noted Nazrul Sangeet artiste Ferdous Ara has a firm niche in the music world and earned accolades for both recording and performing songs from Narzul's diverse musical genres – raga-based, Islamic, Kirtan, Shyama sangeet, patriotic, songs based on foreign tunes, folk and jhumur-ang songs.

  • Shimul Mustapha

    The many facets of Nazrul

    His poetry and nationalist activism earned him the title, 'Rebel Poet'. Accomplishing a large number of much-admired works throughout his life, Kazi Nazrul Islam is more than a rebel.

  • Kazi Nazrul Islam

    Darirampur ready to celebrate Nazrul

    Darirampur in Trishal of Mymensingh, the place gripped with Nazrul's memories, is ready to celebrate the 116th birth anniversary of national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, through three-day national level programmes.

  • Agitation for national celebration of Nazrul’s birthday

    Aggrieved locals block the busy Dhaka-Mymensingh road for nearly an hour demanding national celebration of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam’s birth anniversary.