Spring

September 21, 2022
September 21, 2022

Breaking down the fashion calendar: Suiting up for Spring 2023

The month of September is beloved by fashion lovers and fashionistas worldwide as fashion weeks take place around the world. This year, the Spring/Summer 2023 season fashion weeks started in New York City with the New York Fashion Week on 9 September, 2022. But, if you are wondering why Spring shows are taking place in September, the month we transition to fall, then you are not alone. The fashion calendar can be confusing so read ahead as we demystify it for you.

February 25, 2022
February 25, 2022

Bengal Boi’s ‘Fagun Shomirone’ spring fair ends tomorrow

Bengal Boi has been hosting their spring fair, Fagun Shomirone, at their premises in Dhanmondi, Dhaka, which is due to end on Saturday, February 26. 

February 23, 2022
February 23, 2022

Sunglasses you must own

As far as accessories go, sunglasses are timeless. They have the magical power to instantly make anyone look chicer and more stylish. Below, we discuss some must-have styles of sunglasses in an attempt to help you navigate the plethora of styles available.

February 10, 2022
February 10, 2022

Revisiting Zahir Raihan’s ‘Arek Falgun’ this spring, and every spring

Winter was slowly taking off, with the February breeze following through, with the falling of the Debdaru leaves, with the advent of a new season.

February 13, 2018
February 13, 2018

Hello Spring!

Spring comes at the close of winter days with promises to bring colours into lives. In Bangla calendar, Spring or Basanta consists of the two Bangla months -- Falgun and Chaitra.

March 24, 2016
March 24, 2016

Colours of Holi in Dhaka

The colourful festival of Holi in Dhaka, takes place across the country as well as at the thousand-year old Dhakeswari Mandir.

February 14, 2016
February 14, 2016

Aglow with Falgun flames

Leaving behind the boredom of life, city people wearing red, green, yellow and orange poured into the streets yesterday to greet the arrival of spring.

February 13, 2016
February 13, 2016

Pahela Falgun welcomed adorned in colours

Men and women adorning the bright basanti (yellow) colour are swarming Dhaka University campus, Ramna Park and the streets of Dhaka interlaced with the music of Rabindranath’s songs and the sound of drums to receive the arrival of Basanta.

February 13, 2016
February 13, 2016

Welcome spring

Spring is knocking on our door. You can feel it in the air: the dryness gone from the atmosphere and the biting cold superseded by a calming wind that loosens you up from icy inertia.

February 13, 2015
February 13, 2015

Heralding the arrival of Spring

The arrival of Pahela Falgun, the king of all seasons, is always greeted with a profusion of flowers, poetry, songs and dances.