Boishakhi Mela - 2023

Baishakhi Fair, a tradition of Bengali culture


Bangladesh is a country of festivals. One of the most notable festivals of this country is the Celebration of the New Year or Pahela Baishakh. The fair that is held on this day is called Baishakhi Mela. The fair ends in one day, and somewhere it lasts for two or three or more days. Baishakhi Mela or Pahela Baishakh is the manifestation of the joy that arises in the minds of the people at the arrival of the new year. This is not a special religious event. It is a fair of bengali life. People from all walks of life, irrespective of caste, religion, caste and age, come to this fair and rejoice. It is not known when, who and why this Baishakhi fair was started. However, there is no doubt that this fair has now become a national festival and has got universality.

Event date: 
Saturday, May 20, 2023 - 11:00 to 21:00