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I want to take the pleasure to wish our readers a very happy and blissful celebration of Eid-ul-Fitr. I hope, with the observation of the month of patience and practice- Ramadan, we have acquired moral and spiritual growth as well as the determination to take the outcome of Ramadan through to our daily activities.

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Eid ul-Fitr – the celebration of completing a the month of fasting-Ramadan, which brings joy and happiness among Muslims all over the world with a beautiful crescent moon in the evening to let people know that it’s time for celebration, Bangladesh is not an exception. This celebration is mainly to share happiness with people putting on new clothes, shiny shoes and more importantly mouth-watering foods. As families and friends come together to enjoy the occassion in each other’s company, food is a staple of the Eid celebration. On Eid day, many new and old traditional delicacy bring variation in breakfast, lunch and dinner menu, which are different and special in its own features.

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Tracing the Journey of KHAN JAHAN ALI -Part 2

In the eleventh century, the Turkish Ghaznavid ruler Sultan Mahmud (971-1030) proceeded to the mainland India. Two centuries later, Ikhtiyar al-Din Muhammad Bakhtiyar Khalji (died in 1206) made his way to Bengal in the beginning of thirteenth century. Establishment of a muslim stronghold in Bengal certainly stirred several muslim saints and sufis to come to preach here. Baba Adam Shahid of Dhaka, Shah Sultan Rumi of Mymensingh, Makhdum Shah Dawlah Shahid of Pabna, Jalal-Din Tabrizi of Deotala and Shah Jalal of Sylhet and last but not the least, Khan Jahan Ali of Bagerhat were few of them.

TRAVEL DURING EID HOLIDAYS

Eid is the largest festival of Muslim Ummah. After a month of holy Ramadan, Eid-ul-Fitr approaches to us with much ecstasy. In Bangladesh Eid-ul-Fitr is observed with much fervour and in participation of all people irrespective of class, economic or social boundaries. It also creates a social harmony. People of Bangladesh is festival-loving, hence Eid brings a great bonanza for them to pass time with family and friends.

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BARISHAL District

Barishal, is a major divisional city that lies on the bank of river Kirtankhola in the southern part of Bangladesh. It is the largest city and the administrative headquarter of both Barisal district and Barisal Division. Barishal, with an area of the city is 58 km², has one of the oldest municipalities and river ports of the country.

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