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Islami Porivasha (Islamic Terminology)

Islami Porivasha (Islamic Terminology)

by Dr Syed Shah Amran :Publisher: Project Director, Islami Books Publication Project-2nd Phase, Islamic Foundation, Agargaon, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, Dhaka-1207. Date of Publication : March 2018, Choitro, 1424, Rojob 1439.

Shakrain festival at Old Dhaka

Shakrain festival at Old Dhaka

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :he residents of Old Dhaka celebrated Poush Shankranti, also known as Shakrain on first day of Magh (tenth month of Bengali calendar). Dates of the event

Maple and Miso Sheet-Pan Salmon With Green Beans Total time: 20 minutes

Maple and Miso Sheet-Pan Salmon With Green Beans Total time: 20 minutes

Ingredients :4 (6-ounce) skin-on salmon fillets, about 1-inch thickKosher saltFreshly ground black pepper4tsp - Maple syrup1tbsp - White or brown miso1tbsp - Rice wine vinegar2tsp- Soy sauce1- Garlic clove,

Miso and maple make a good match with salmon

Colu Henrycook a lot of chicken, beans and fish on weeknights, for the same reasons a lot of busy people do: They’re fast and rich in protein. The challenge

Contact with nature can improve your mood

Contact with nature can improve your mood

Weekend Plus Desk :pending time outside, in the proximity of nature has always been touted as a good practice. But turns out it has more benefits that one could

My Mother : My Heaven

Contd from Page 8 :“There was a bush near our house. A mother bird used to stay there with her chicks. They wanted to fly early before they attained

My Mother : My Heaven

My Mother : My Heaven

Professor Dr Anwarul Karim :ecently  Abdul Muqit Chowdhury, a noted poet and journalist, came to see me at my residence in Banani, Dhaka. During his stay, our discussion centered

Too much sleep may  lead to early death

Too much sleep may lead to early death

Weekend Plus Desk :hile we have a tendency to stay tucked in under our blankets during the winter months, turns out it might not be a good thing healthwise.

Don’t want  to take office calls after work?

Don’t want to take office calls after work?

Weekend Plus Desk :fter being in the workplace for eight hours or more, it might be very stressful for a person to respond to office-related calls after work. But

How to manage aggression in children

How to manage aggression in children

Bhanumathi Narasimhan :child, who wanted to be perceived as the strongest of all, would speak loudly, look angry and hit everyone to prove his strength. When his grandfather came

From cinnamon tea to ice packs: Natural  ways  to stop  heavy  bleeding  during  periods

From cinnamon tea to ice packs: Natural ways to stop heavy bleeding during periods

Weekend Plus Desk :The average menstrual cycle is 28 days. But since a menstrual cycle is counted from the first day of a period to the first day of

Travel on a budget:  Five inexpensive  destinations you  can explore in 2019

Travel on a budget: Five inexpensive destinations you can explore in 2019

Weekend Plus Desk :ant to save money and also travel this year? If so, you are in luck. We have compiled a list of places for you to travel

Try the Japanese art of Kintsugi and learn how to embrace imperfections

Try the Japanese art of Kintsugi and learn how to embrace imperfections

Weekend Plus Desk :intsugi, an art form that the people in Japan follow, is an unusually beautiful practice in which they repair broken pottery pieces and put them back

Linguist Golam Maksud Hilali

Tasiqul Islam :olam Maksud Hilali (1900-1961) educationist, linguist and litterateur, was born on 30 November 1900 at Fulbari in Sirajganj. He obtained his MA in Persian (1924) and in

If I were

If I were

-Nuron Nahar SilaIf I were a bird I fly in the sky.If I were a flowerI give sweet smell to all.If I were a treeI give fruits to all.If

Mohammad Nasiruddin

Mohammad Nasiruddin

M Nurul Quiyum :ohammad Nasiruddin (1888-1994) was a journalist and liberal thinker. He had little formal education. But through private studies and interactions he became an outstanding reformist intellectual

Three Poems

-M Mizanur Rahman CapitalYour capital is neither money nor                       property-making machine                    though you talk mostly in that term.And for that you do much more harm         to your real

New Year in English poetry

Sufian Raihan :n the history of civilization, people had to struggle in different backgrounds in different ages. The history of this struggle is the true calendar of human civilization.

Poet Jasim Uddin: An analysis

Poet Jasim Uddin: An analysis

Dr Forqan Uddin Ahmed :oet Jasim Uddin was respected in terms of poetic analyses and literary judgment. His writings came to us with the prospects he had earned. Considering

An egg a day may keep diabetes away

An egg a day may keep diabetes away

Weekend Plus Desk :ating an egg daily can have a beneficial effect on the blood metabolite profile that is related to a lower risk of Type-2 diabetes, a new

You’re turning into your parents

You’re turning into your parents

Weekend Plus Desk :ith so many family gatherings this time of year, many of us notice that our siblings are turning into our parents, and some of our partners’

Your brain rewards you twice when you eat

Your brain rewards you twice when you eat

Weekend Plus Desk :ccording to new research, a meal can trigger reward signals in the brain twice-first when the food is ingested and  again when the food reaches the

You can  help  smokers  kick  that butt

You can help smokers kick that butt

Weekend Plus Desk :According to a study, when smokers-who are trying to quit-are allowed to regulate their nicotine intake, it helps them kick the habit.Led by the Queen Mary

Why Rio de Janeiro is a marvellous city

Why Rio de Janeiro is a marvellous city

Weekend Plus Desk :ariokas or Rio de Janeiro locals call their home ‘cidade maravilhosa’ meaning marvellous city. Visitors unanimously agree to this at first sight of its picturesque landscape

Starting the year on a sweet note with these delicious dessert recipes

Starting the year on a sweet note with these delicious dessert recipes

Ingredients :400g - Condensed milk300g - White chocolate100g - Desiccated coconut130g - Dried cranberries50g - Dried almonds, finely slicedPinch of saltMethod* Layer a baking pan or any square pan

Top interior decor trends of 2019

Top interior decor trends of 2019

Weekend Plus Desk :hile 2018 was all about neutral palettes, the prediction is, bright hues will find their way home this year. The past year also saw sage and

New Year ushering a new era

    -Mohammad Mamun Mia New Year! Come to usher us to an era of peace and reconciliation We don't love to live in annihilation Come! Mingle us with you

Hason Raja: Mystic composer

Tasiqul Islam :ason Raja (1854-1922) zamindar, mystic devotee and composer of songs. His full name is Dewan Hason Raja Chowdhury. Hason Raja was born on 24 January 1854 in

Zainul Abedin: The man and his Art

Zainul Abedin: The man and his Art

Syed Ali Ahsan :ainul Abedin was born in a village in Mymensingh in Bangladesh in 1918, and remained throughout his life a country boy, delighting in the sights and

How to care for your eyes during winter

How to care for your eyes during winter

Weekend Plus Desk :etaining moisture can help combat dryness to the eyes during winter season, says an opthalmologist.Dry, itchy eyes are a common problem in the winter due to