Cheragdani Dighi and Mosque: Historical beautiful mosque with natural view of a larger pond.

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Getting Around:

The mosque created a historical environment here. The design & decoration of the mosque is very old. But it looks very nice. The interior decoration is mostly good. The hand made work on the wall will make you proud. You will feel to have it. The amazing part is most of the people of the area say their prayer here. In Friday the Mosque Committee is disturbed, because they can’t give accommodation to all people that came to say prayer.

The natural beauty beside the mosque is also great. Hugely trees, birds make the place even more beautiful I think you should visit the place. The place where the Muslims say their prayer is a very big place. The decoration is also very good. The cut of stones made it even more beautiful the place is rounded by trees and garden. The fragrance of it will make you feel lot better. There are so many books here that can tell you about all the secrets about the world.

There is a Dighi. The local people call it the Cheragdani dighi. It is a very beautiful place. There are some crocodiles in the big dighi. They come near the people call them and give them something to eat. I saw the Dighi with my own eyes and derived much pleasure. On the night of the full moon of the month of September a big fair is held beside the dighi. Many people attend the fair. In whole day the fish catching is a thing to watch. The procedure the hard word everything can be seen from here. When some one catches fish it feels good to see it. The total beauty is just like heaven in there.

Getting in:

Jhenaidah is a district in South-western Bangladesh. It is a part of the Khulna Division. On the northern it borders the Kushtia District on the north, to the south by Jessore District and West Bengal, to the east by Rajbari District and Magura District and to the west by Chuadanga District and West Bengal (India) on the west.

If you want to go there from Dhaka then you have to go through bus or by plane. If you want to go there by plane then you have to land on Jessore which is just some distance away from Jhenaidah. Then you can make a short trip to reach the place. But if you want to go there through bus then you can make a trip of 5 & half hours to reach the place.

The journeys will not fact at all as the roads construction is very good. Not only that if you want to go there from Rajshahi or Khulna then also you can take bus & go there easily. After reaching there you have to make a short trip to reach the place as it is little bit distance from the main town.

You will be really pleased to stay in the hotel of here. The fine accommodation system & the hotel management are very good here. I am sure the management will pleased you a lot. You can get different types of hotels here. If you want less priced hotel then you will get it & if you want good hotels then there is also no problem. Some of the hotels name is included here-

Hotel Sonali at Main road

Hotel Dilruba at in front of Police station

The food management is also very good. You can get different types of food items there. It won’t be a great problem to find a suitable restaurant for you to eat. The foods are also very delicious. You can get foods also from the resident hotel where you are staying. I think to taste different food items of different restaurant will be a good idea. I am telling from my prospective view that you will enjoy the food.

The transportation medium in the town is Rickshaw. You can also get van there. The quantity of this type of transportation medium is high in the city. So you don’t have to play a waiting game to get that. The rent of them is also not that high so with cheap rate you can travel a bit.

The area will give you a lot of pleasure. You will not feel to leave the city. Believe me it will remove the monotonous type of life & will give you a fresh life. So I think it will good not to delay & make a trip there as soon as possible & make you feel lot better than you were feeling before visiting the place.

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Haripur, a triangle island of the river Padma & Gorai

Two rivers & their natural beauty have made it really a nice place to visit.

The river, natural beauty & the charming people have made the place like heaven in the earth. Visit it & see the truth.

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It is situated in little bit distance from the town. It will take you almost 30 minutes to reach the place. The nature will be talking to you. You will feel heaven in the earth when you will be in that place.

The beautiful nature will make you forget world from your brain. From personal point of view I am telling that I haven’t seen that beautiful place anywhere. The big grass will start to play when the breeze will blow. The tidal will make the soil wet. After sometimes it will dry & after sometime it will again do the same work. The sand will look like diamonds when the sun will fall in it. It will feel great to see that. Not only that you will get a chance to talk to river also. The traveling in boat will make you a chance to do that. The beautiful river will look more beautiful when you will get a chance to touch the water with your own hand. Watching fish catching in this place is a pleasure.

The people of other places come here and start to ride on the boat. In the evening the race of boats is a treat to see. Believe me you will not want tom miss the beauty.

Getting in:

It is in Khulna district. You can go there from Dhaka by bus or train or air. The three medium communications are really good there. As it is almost 320 km away from Dhaka so it will take almost 5 hours to reach there. The train journey is also cool. The trains are very impressive.

You can go to Jessore in train in 7hours but without feeling any kind of stress because of the system. The air journey will also make you feel easy. Not only that you can also go there from Rajshahi or Khulna. Mainly the transportation system is really good. After reaching there you have to make a short trip to go there. But don’t panic. You will always get taxi. So it’s intelligent to make a trip there.

The hotel management is very good here. You can get different types of hotels here. If you want less priced hotel then you will get it & if you want good hotels then there is also no problem. The people that are responsible to watch it are really very much friendly. You will feel great when you will be here. Some of the hotels name is included here-

  • Hotel Padma at Main Road
  • Hotel Raju at Main road

The food management is also very good. You can get different types of food items there. It won’t be a great problem to find a suitable restaurant for you to eat. The foods are also very delicious. You can get foods also from the resident hotel where you are staying. I think to taste different food items of different restaurant will be a good idea. I am telling from my prospective view that you will enjoy the feed.

The transportation medium in the town is Rickshaw. You can also get van there. The quantity of this type of transportation medium is high in the city. So you don’t have to play a waiting game to get that.

The area will give you a lot of pleasure. You will not feel to leave the city. Believe me it will remove the monotonous type of life & will give you a fresh life. So I think it will good not to delay & make a trip there as soon as possible.

The Tomb of Lalon Shah: built on the respects to the father of folk songs

A historical graveyard is containing historical beauty in Kushtia district. The Tomb of Lalon Shah is very well known to the people of whole world who researches on folk music.

Lalon Shah is the father of folk music in Bengali and the Emperor of the Baul empire. He was not only a singer and poet but also a great thinker. He had knowledge on all religions and it is the main cause why people still follow him.

Nobody knows from where Lalon Shah came from. People only knows that in 1774 an honourable muslim man of locality named Molom Shah found Lalon floating over a river. Lalon was very sick and was going to die almost. But Molom Shah took very well care and gradually Lalon became well. After getting a new life Lalon became a follower of a great thinker and singer Shiraj Shah. But Shiraj Shah found something strange inside of Lalon and he became the follower of Lalon.

At that time, Lalon started thinking about the human culture, religions and about the natural power. He started to tell people about a new culture with likely a new religion. He had total knowledge about Hinduism and some knowledge of Islam and Buddhism. People started to follow him.

The name of Lalon Shah became famous soon. Lalon spreaded his thought by singing folk songs. He lived there at Seuria in Kushtia district for 116 years and died in 1890. After his death the followers made a tomb and started to pay him respect in front of the grave of Lalon Shah.

The history of Lalon Shah is very strange and still today people follow him respectfully. The songs of Lalon Shah are called as Lalon Giti and these songs has created a large kingdom in Bengali culture of music.

People researches on Lalon Shah and his activities. People achieves PhD degree on Lalon Shah. Not only at Bangladesh but also in India, Europe and America each has a faculty of education on Lalon Shah and Folk music.

Lalon Academy: The place where the tomb is situated is very nice. It has been developed now with a VIP Auditorium, an indoor and an outdoor Auditorium, a complex building of Lalon Academy, a car parking area, a market and a museum. There is also a beautifull garden inside of the area.

Visit Lalon’s Tomb and Museum: If you want to see the tomb only then it’s free of cost. But if you want to see the museum then you’ll have to pay 20 taka for foreigners and 5 taka for the Bangladeshis as entry fee.

There are some things which were used by Lalon Shah is in the museum. There are also some paintings inside of the museum.

There is a Library at the Lalon Academy. If you want you can read there about Lalon Shah both in English and Bengali.

Torun’s house: Beside of the Tomb of Lalon Shah there is another beautifull place Torun’s house. Torun is a follower of Lalon Shah and he has collected many historical elements related with Lalon Shah. Actually the house is a country house and Torun is the owner of it. There is also a museum. It’s free of cost to see Torun’s house and museum.

Lalon fair: Twice in a year people comes at the Tomb of Lalon Shah to attend in a fair. The fair is arranged twice in a year for the respects of Lalon Shah by his followers. There is a big area/field in front of the Tomb where the fair takes place.

The Tomb of Lalon Shah is a beautifull place. It is one of the greatest historical places of Bangladesh.

Shilaidah Kuthibari: Rabindranath Tagore’s memories in Bangladesh

Shilaidah Kuthibari is a historical place where the great universal poet and the Nobel laurate Rabindranath Tagore lived for a part of his life. Actually it is a country house which was made by the father of Rabindranath, Dwarkanath Tagore.

Rabindranath passed the important time of his carrier while staying at Shilaidah which is situated at Kumarkhali upazila of Kushtia. During this time he wrote many world famous poems and songs.

Rabindranath was the landlord of this place. He used to stay here actually to build good relation with the administration. He stayed here during his youth life. After his departure from Bangladesh it became famous as a historical place and when the poet was awarded the Nobel Prize the place had been known to world.

He enriched Bengali literature through his writings during the time when he stayed there. He decorated the area finely and now people go there not only for the historical glory but also for its natural beauty.

It is located at a distance of about 20 km from Kushtia town. Beside the bank of the river Padma it is a nice place.

Shilaidah Kuthibari is a beautiful red sprawling building surrounded by a large expanse of trees, plants and flowers. Besides the main building there is a pond. An old well can be seen hardly also. Rabindranath used to write poems while sitting beside of the pond. The poet created many notable poems and songs sitting under a tree which is still present here. There are some sitting spaces around the pond where people now sit for relax.

There is a museum here which has some rare elements and house hold things which had been used by Rabindranath. There are two auditoriums inside of the Kuthibari area. Almost every day some cultural functions are arranged here for visitor’s recreation.

There is a picnic spot just beside the kuthibari. In the picnic spot area there is a car parking space. A guest house is also situated in the picnic spot. There is another guest house in front of the picnic spot and beside of the Kuthibari.

In Shilaidah Kuthibari you can enjoy horse riding, magic show and some other very interesting events also.

The road that goes to the Shilaidah Kuthibari from Kushtia town and Rajbari district is good. So the transport system is very fine. Everyday people come here to visit from several places.

Rabindranath Tagore is a worldwide known personality who won the Nobel Prize in 1913 for literature. So the place of Shilaidah which is called as Kuthibari has a great historical view.

Kushtia: the cultural capital of Bangladesh

Kushtia is a district in Khulna division of western Bangladesh. It is 1621.5 square in area. Lots of cultural and Historical places are in Kushtia.

The history of kushtia comes from the old age. It was in the larger area named Nodia before the separation from India. So many histories had spread here and there in Kushtia.

The most honorable poet, writer and philosopher of the Indian sub continent, Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore has stayed at Shilaidah Kuthibari during the most important time of his carrier. it is a wonderful place to visit.

Lalon Shah was the greatest poet, folk singer and lyric writer, thinker of his age. People and his followers remember him for his wisdom on songs and talks. His songs touch minds, goes from heart to hearts. His tomb and shrine is situated in Kushtia. It is a great place to visit. It has auditorium, library, museum, graveyard, garden and many more.

Tarun’s house is another historical place which is situated just beside of the tomb of Lalon Shah.

Tarun’s father was a Sufi named Samrat Ekdil Shah. The majar of Ekdil Shah is another nice place. There is a high tower inside of a triangle island. From the top of the tower you can see a triangle island named Haripur which is covered with both of the rivers Padma and Goraih. It gives a view which is unbelievable that you’ve not imagined before.

There are two historical and beautiful mosques in Kushtia town. One is Shahi Mosque and the other one is the Baitul Jannat Mosque.

The one and only railway of Bangladesh which is directly connected with India goes over the Kushtia and it was the first railway of Bangladesh, built in Kushtia by the British government in 1860.

There are two historical and old industries in Kushtia. One is the Renwick & Jagneshwar company (1896) and the another is the Mohini Mills (1919). The internal area with the river side of the Renwick & Jagneshwar Company is another beautiful area to see.

The Islamic University of Kushtia is a public varsity of Bangladesh. It is also a historical place. The campus of the university is well decorated, beautiful and green.

The first muslim writer of the Bengali language Mir Mosharraf Hossain is the son of Kushtia. His home is in Kushtia but now you can’t see there anything without a school and a museum.

The municipality building of Kushtia is another historical place which was built in 1886.

There are 4 Hotels with a guest house in which foreigners can stay cause they are good. There are 3 very good restaurants to feed you at reasonable cost.

Kushtia is the capital of culture of Bangladesh. The little district Kushtia is very popular place for tourists to visit for its hidden history.