Tag Archives: national poet

Nazrul’s 119th birth anniv observed


MNA Feature Desk: The 119th birth anniversary of National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam was celebrated in the country on Friday in a befitting manner, reports news agency. Born on May 25, 1899 at village Churulia in Burdwan district of West Bengal in India, Nazrul through his fiery poems had inspired people to fight against injustice and repression of the colonial rule. The government and different socio-cultural and political organisations have taken elaborate programmes to observe the day. The birth anniversary of the poet was also celebrated at Trishal in Mymensingh, Daulatpur in Cumilla and Chattogram with due respect by the ...

Read More »

40th death anniversary of national poet being observed

national poet

MNA Feature Desk: The 40th death anniversary of national poet Kazi Nazrul Islam is being observed on Saturday with due respect. Nazrul, popularly known as Bidrohi Kabi, through his powerful poems had inspired the people to fight against all kinds of odds and injustice and repression during the colonial rule. Nazrul’s songs and poems were also a great source of inspiration for the freedom fighters during the country’s Liberation War in 1971. On August 27, 1976, the poet passed away in Dhaka at the age of 77 after suffering from a long ailment. Different socio-cultural and political organizations have chalked ...

Read More »
Scroll Up