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Bengal Foundation mourns the passing of Razia Rahman

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Rizia Rahman. She was one of the most renowned writers from Bangladesh. Born in Kolkata on 28 December 1939, Rahman migrated to Bangladesh – then East Bengal – with her family after the Partition. She was honoured with the Bangla Academy Literary Award (1978) and Ekushey Padak […]

Pandit Tejendra Narayan Majumdar honoured with Sangeet Natak Akademi Award 2018

Bengal Foundation congratulates Pandit Tejendra Narayan Majumdar on receiving the prestigious Sangeet Natak Akademi Award. Sangeet Natak Akademi; National Academy of Music, Dance and Drama; announced the Sangeet Natak Akademi Awards 2018 – popularly known as Akademi Puraskar – on Tuesday, 16 July 2019. The award was presented to sarod artist Pandit Tejendra Narayan Majumdar […]

Bengal Foundation mourns the passing of Muhammad Jahangir

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Muhammad Jahangir. Jahangir was a renowned media personality. He served as the Executive Director of Centre for Development Communication and was a Member of the Executive Committee of the International Theatre Institute’s (ITI) Bangladesh chapter, and a member of its theatre troupe. Jahangir was a coordinator of […]

National Professor Anisuzzaman receives the SAARC Literary Award 2019

Bengal Foundation congratulates National Professor Anisuzzaman for receiving the prestigious SAARC Literary Award, 2019. The award was instituted in 2018, and he is its second recipient. In a ceremony held in Thimphu, Bhutan, on Saturday; the award was presented to Dr. Anisuzzaman by the Minister for Home and Cultural Affairs, Royal Government of Bhutan. The […]

ভর্তির আহবান – বেঙ্গল পরম্পরা সংগীতালয়

View in English খেয়াল, ধ্রুপদ, সেতার, সরোদ, তবলা এবং এসরাজ বাংলাদেশে উচ্চাঙ্গসংগীতের প্রচার ও প্রসারের উদ্দেশ্য বেঙ্গল ফাউন্ডেশনের উদ্যোগে ২০১৪ সালে যাত্রা শুরু করে বেঙ্গল পরম্পরা সঙ্গীতালয়। এই প্রতিষ্ঠানের প্রধান গুরু পণ্ডিত উলহাস কশলকার (খেয়াল) । এছাড়া প্রশিক্ষণ দিয়ে থাকেন পণ্ডিত সুরেশ তালওয়ালকার (তবলা), পণ্ডিত তেজেন্দ্র নারায়ণ মজুমদার (সরোদ), পণ্ডিত কুশল দাস (সেতার), পণ্ডিত উদয় […]

Call for Admission – Bengal Parampara Sangeetalay

বাংলায় পড়ুন The Bengal Parampara Sangeetalay (BPS) was established in November 2014, and offers a chance for aspiring musicians to train under renowned gurus. Admission and tution at the school is free of cost. In order to enroll at BPS, applicants must first be judged through an audition. We are presently accepting applications in 6 […]

Remembering Subir Chowdhury on his 5th death anniversary

30th June, 2019, marked the fifth death anniversary of Subir Chowdhury; former Director of Bengal Gallery of Fine Arts and Trustee of Bengal Foundation. He is survived by his wife, son, daughter and numerous friends and well-wishers.   সুবীর চৌধুরী ১৯৫৩–২০১৪ প্রায় চার দশকের কর্মজীবনে বাংলাদেশের চারুকলা চর্চা ও এর বিস্তারে নব প্রাণশক্তির উন্মেষ এবং শিল্পীদের […]

Bengal Foundation mourns the passing of Pandit Samaresh Chawdhury

Bengal Foundation mourns the passing of Pandit Samaresh Chawdhury.

Bengal Foundation mourns the passing of Momtazuddin Ahmed

We are deeply saddened by the passing of Momtazuddin Ahmed.

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