Category Archives: Arts & Culture

Dhamail Dance, a Bengali folk dance

The classic Dhamail-Dance of Barak SILCHAR, March 20: Barak Upatyaka Banga Sahitya and Sanskriti Sammelan organized a two-day workshop on dhamail, a Bengali folk dance, at the Children’s Park on Saturday in order to promote and popularize the genre among the youths. At the closing day of the workshop, the organization felicitated the three distinguished… Read More »

Bangalore Sreehatta Sammelani

Bangalore Sreehatta Sammelani  Bangalore Sreehatta Sammelani, in view to spread the spirit of friendship and development of the Sylheti activities, culture and language was established in the year of 2005 and registered under Government of Karnataka Societies Act, 1960. People from Guwahati, Shillong, Silchar and many other places from Assam are contributing a big for this… Read More »

Move to revive Dhamail dance

Move to revive Dhamail dance Dhamail is considered as a prime folk dance and music form. It is equally popular in places like Sylhet in Bangladesh and Silchar, Karimganj, Hailakandi, and Cachar in Assam. According to the sources, Mr. Radha Raman Dutta is the father of Dhamail Dance. Now, when the Dhamail tradition is already… Read More »

Ojha Dance of Barak Valley

Ojha Dance of Barak Valley Ojha Dance of Barak Valley is considered as form of Classical Dance. Ojha Dance needs an extensive and in-depth knowledge of classical dance acts. But these days the experts classify the Ojha dance as a form of folk dance of the Valley. Mukundadas Bhattacharjee is a famous personnel related to… Read More »