Bengali New Year celebration
- April 12, 2017
Pohela Boishakh is the Bengali New Year. It is celebrated in Bangladesh and Indian state of West Bengal. Wherever there is a Bengali community Pohela Bishakh is a huge festivity. In Bengali language “pohela” means the first, and “baisakh” is the first month in the traditional Bengali calendar.
April 11, 2017 the event dedicated to Pohela Boishakh and was held at Kauno Kolegija/UAS under the initiative of Bangladeshi students Selina Akhter and Habib Ullah Ray, who studies at the Kauno Kolegija/UAS, Faculty of Management and Economics and Faculty of Medicine. Selina and Habib together with the students from Catering study programme cooked Bangladeshi dishes
„Bhuna Khichuri “, “Eggplant Fry”, “Fish Fry” and „Payesh“.