Thursday, May 30, 2024

Culture

Attack on Pujomandap in Comilla, Unity council demands arrest and punishment of miscreants

Hill Voice, 13 October 2021, Comilla: The reactionary communal forces have attacked various puja mandaps including Durga Puja Mandap organized on the north bank of Nanua Dighi in Comilla City Corporation area of Comilla...

Idols of Durga temple vandalized in Patuakhali 

Hill Voice, 5 October 2020, Patuakhali: The miscreants vandalized the Durga idol of Haralal Hawladar's house in Mominpur village of Keshabpur union in Baufal of Patuakhali. The incident happened late Sunday night. During this...

Human chain with slogan ‘want schools in Jumma-inhabited areas, not mosques’ in Sajek and...

Hill Voice, 4 October 2020, Rangamati: A human chain has been held in Sajek and Baghaichari Sadar demanding an end to the conspiracy to evict the Jumma people in the name of building a...

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...