12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Bangla New Year

At the dawn of the Bangla New Year, people in their hundreds of thousands began celebrating the event with colourful festivity. The day is a public holiday. Celebrations of the Bangla New Year began at Ramna Batamul at dawn with an elaborate programme undertaken by Chhayanaut, a leading cultural troupe.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Camera: NIKON D90
Copyright: © Sudeepto Salam