Friday, September 30, 2022

Culture

Prominent people demand cancellation of the plan to demolish traditional Birchandra Auditorium in Comilla

Hill Voice, 9 September 2020, Dhaka: Fifty prominent citizens of the country have issued a statement demanding protection of the traditional Birchandra Nagar Auditorium and Library building in Comilla. In a statement sent to the...

25th Karam Festival of Santal Adivasis celebrated at Mahadevpur in Naogaon

Hill voice, 3 September 2020, Naogaon: The 25th Karam Festival of the Santal indigenous peoples was celebrated at the Natshal football ground in Mahadevpur Upazila in Naogaon with an overnight puja-parvan and a cultural...

Indigenous Culture: Between appreciation and appropriation

Tanisha Chakma It is time indigenous culture stops being stolen from On July 21, a photo album was uploaded on Bibi Russell’s Facebook page, offering a glimpse of the acclaimed designer’s new collection. The very first...

Two-day online cultural program starts on the occasion of 4th anniversary of Randebhu

Hill Voice, 18 August 2020, University of Chittagong: Tomorrow, 18 August 2020 the Randebhu Shilpi Gosthi, an Indigenous student’s cultural organization of Chittagong University. Tomorrow is the fourth founding anniversary. Due to the global...

Minister Smriti Iranai calls up Smriti Rekha Chakma

Hill Voice, 16 August 2020, Agartala: The unprecedented complimentary move by the Union Textiles Minister of India Smriti Irani made the President’s Awardee weaver Smriti Rekha Chakma, a resident of state of Tripura of...

Allegation of demolition of a 150-year-old Buddhist temple in Chokaria

Hill Voice, 19 July 2020, Cox's Bazar:  Allegations of vandalism have been found in the more than 100-year-old Rakhine Gunameju Buddhist monastery in Rakhine Para of Harbang Union in Chokaria Upazila of Cox's Bazar...

Ancient Buddha statue sealed in Bandarban, confusion and anger among the people

Hill Voice, 14 May 2020, Bandarban: It has been reported that the Bandarban Hill District Council have sealed the ancient Buddha statue of Rajguru Buddhist temple in Bandarban district headquarters. It is also known...

COVID-19: Hill singers express solidarity with the fund-raising campaign

Hill Voice, 9 May 2020, Dhaka: Due to Covid-19 pandemic there is a global lockdown, which has aroused new types of crisis. In the Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT), food shortage is one of those...

Language and Literature Diversity Festival-2020 held at DU

Hill Voice, 28 February 2020, Dhaka:  Language and cultural Diversity Festival-2020 of Dhaka University Jum Literature and Cultural Society (DUJLCS), a cultural organization to represent the indigenous cultures of the Jumma students of University...

Cultural program by Moanoghar held in Dhaka

Hill Voice, 06 October 2019, Sunday, Dhaka:  A cultural program was performed by Moanoghar, a popular educational institution in CHT, at Shilpakala Academy in Dhaka city on October 6, 2019. Popular artists from Rangamati...