Festivals Info

Others Populer festivals in Bangladesh

Bangladesh is a country of several festivals. all the peopole of bangladesh enjoy all the festivals.Here we given the list of others festivals in Bangladesh.

1.Dhaka Art Summit:-

is an art summit held in Dhaka, Bangladesh and is organised by Samdani Art Foundation, a non- profit art infrastructure development organisation founded by Nadia Samdani.[1][2][3] and Rajeeb Samdani in 2011. The summit displays artworks such as paintings, photography, sculptures, installations, digital art, video art, etc.

The 1st edition of the Summit was held in collaboration with Shilpakala Academy and Bangladesh National Museum and showcased the works of 249 artists and 19 galleries.[10][11] The 1st edition of the Summit focused only on the local artists and galleries. The Summit was visited over 40,000 visitors.[12][failed verification][inconsistent] The Summit also organised a few session of talks which was participated by a group of international and local art brutes.

2. Dhaka Lit Fest:-

Dhaka Lit Fest (also known as Dhaka Literary Festival or DLF) is an annual literary festival held in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Since 2012, it has been held every November in the grounds of Bangla Academy with sessions held over three days, primarily in English and Bengali.

Dhaka Lit Fest began as The Hay Festival Dhaka with the support of the British Council Dhaka in 2011.In 2015, its current three directors, Sadaf Saaz, Ahsan Akbar and Kazi Anis Ahmed, renamed the festival as “Dhaka Lit Fest” to “mark its commitment to promoting Dhaka, and Bangladeshi literature and culture to the world.”

3. Dhaka Fashion Week (DFW):-

Dhaka Fashion Week (DFW), has become one of the most talked about event of the capital city these days, and is drawing lot of attention from fashionistas. It has helped to create necessary exposure for some of the fashion powerhouses of Dhaka city, and to create a global profile for Dhaka as a fashion capital. It has received wide coverage from many news dailies, namely The Times of India, and Dawn of Pakistan.

4. Dhaka International Film Festival (DIFF):-

Dhaka International Film Festival (DIFF) is a biennial film festival held in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Established in 1992, the festival was initially organized on annual basis, but became a biennial event since 1995. DIFF is one of the most prestigious film events in Bangladesh, dedicated to introduce the mainstream global cinema to the local film makers as well as to promote healthy cine culture within Bangladesh. The festival was founded by the Rainbow Film Society, which has, as of 2012, organized 12 editions of the event bringing international recognition to it.

5.Chobi Mela:-

Chobi Mela is a biennial international festival of photography held in Dhaka, Bangladesh. It is the largest festival of photography held in Asia. Chobi Mela X will take place in February 2019. The key organisers are Drik Picture Library and Pathshala (The South Asian Institute of Photography).

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