Bengali New Year - Pohela Boishakh

Pohela Boishakh – Bengali New Year 1426

Pohela Boishakh is the 1st day of the month of the Bangali Calender. All the Bengalis of all over the world are celebrate the Bangla New Year on this day of 14 April every year. Every year Bengalis are celebrating the festival and the festival name is “Boishakhi Utsab”. The people are greeting each other by saying ‘Shuvo Nobobarsh’. Shuvo means Happy Nobobarsho means New Year. Every religion of Bengali people is celebrating this occasion. This day is one of a public holiday in Bangladesh. There also Indians people those are celebrate the day. Many fairs are organized for making this occasion alive and people are enjoyed the so much.

This year, the all Bengalis are welcoming the the Shuvo Nobobarsho 1426 with song, on 14 April 2019. People are doing lots of fun this day and the bonding of peoples is become stronger. This is a happy occasion for every age of people.

The Bengali Calender is attributed on the seventh century’s king named Shashanka. And the calendar also modified by Akbar for the purpose of tax collection from the normal people .Mughal emperor Akbar made this day as an occasion from that day Bengalis celebrate the day. The festival is set from the lunisolar Bengali calendar as the first day of the first month of Baishakh. For that reason every year it falls on 14 April 2019, on the Gregorian calendar.

Pohela Boishakh is comes with lots of happiness, people spend their time with family, visits on fairs, wearing new cloths. The girls wear red and white share and the boys wear Panjabi pajamas, this is the tradition of Pohela Boishakh. Roads and houses are decorated with lightings and alpanas. In the morning of this occasion people eats panta vat with Ilish mas and this is one kinds of tradition. Mas, vat, dal, sukna marich, vorta is the main course of food in the morning. And the Bengali peoples are welcome their New Year with the song; ‘Eso he boishakh eso eso, Eso he boishakh eso eso’ written by Rabindranath Tagore.
SHUVO NOBOBARSHO 1426!!!