Poila Baisakh 2022
News  /  Published 22.04.22

Poila Baisakh boost to Salt Lake businesses

Basak Jewellery Museum in AE Block saw decent footfall, although not as robust as pre-pandemic times. “What with raw material and fuel price hikes induced by the Ukraine war, people are not spen...
By Brinda Sarkar, Showli Chakraborty in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 22.04.22

Salt Lake and New Town residents start afresh on Poila Baisakh

CK-CL Block ushered in the New Year with cultural programmes and blessings from residents aged 90 and above.  “We have at least six residents above the age of 90 in the twin blocks,” ...
By The Telegraph in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 16.04.22

Devotees brave April scorcher to throng Belur Math, temples on Poila Baisakh

An opportunity to visit all the places of interest at Belur Math for the first time since the outbreak of the pandemic two years ago saw thousands of devotees throng the headquarters of the Ramakrishn...
By Kinsuk Basu in Kolkata

News  /  Published 16.04.22

Over 50,000 visit Eco Park and Mother’s Wax Museum on Poila Baisakh

More than 50,000 visitors thronged Eco Park and the Mother’s Wax Museum on Friday. Although the day was hot and humid, a steady stream of cars and two-wheelers were seen making their way toward...
By Snehal Sengupta in New Town


Lifestyle  /  Published 15.04.22

Gupta Press Panjika: The story of an almanac

A few years ago, the 153-year-old press went a step further in updating itself. The entire panjika was made available in the form of CDs and DVDs. The panjika can now be accessed even in PDF format. ...
By Barnini Maitra Chakraborty

News  /  Published 15.04.22

Restaurants where you can savour a Naba Barsha platter

When: April 15; 12.30pm to 4.30pm, 6.30pm to 10.30pm for buffet. A la carte menu will be available through the weekend. Pocket Pinch: Rs 1,365 What: The Poila Baisakh Mahabhoj Buffet will offer a bo...
By Our Bureau in Salt Lake

News  /  Published 14.04.22

New Poila Baisakh song celebrates Bengal’s inclusive festive culture

"The song brings up the concept that Poila Baisakh belongs to every Bengali speaking people under the sun, irrespective of their community, caste and place of living. We think the song is very im...
By My Kolkata & PTI


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