Now write a paragraph on Pohela Boishakh

paragraph on pohela boishakh

Now write a paragraph on Pohela Boishakh.

We know that the first day of the Bangla year is called Pohela Boishakh. It is a part and parcel of Bangla
culture. It is a public holiday. The day is celebrated with festivity across the country. It is celebrated in
villages and towns. People in villages celebrate this day according to their age-old customs. Special
meals are arranged at home. Boishakhi melas are held in different places. In town, various socio-cultural
organizations arrange interesting programmes on this day. The day’s first programme begins at dawn at
Ramna Batamul. Many urban people wake up early in the morning and go to the function to enjoy poem
reciting, songs, stage drama, lecture etc. Many people eat panta-hilsa in the morning. Children put on
colorful dresses. The women wear saree and men wear trousers and panjabi. People bring out colorful
procession to welcome the day. They also carry placards, festoons, posters and banners. Shopkeepers
in both villages and towns open Halkhata. They distribute sweets among their customers or clients.
The national dailies bring out a special Baishakh that is said to have begun by the great Mughal Emperor
Akbar. The significance of the day is great. We have to realize it properly. 
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