Tuesday, October 22, 2019 | ePaper

Bhaoyaiya song represents rich Bengali culture

  • Print


Entertainment Desk :
Cultural personalities and academics at a memorial discussion have said the heart-throbbing melody of 'Bhaoyaiya' song always represents rich Bengali culture to entertain common people for centuries.
They made the observation at the discussion followed by a 'Bhaoyaiya' evening organised by 'Bhaoyaiya Angon' at its office here to commemorate 'Bhaoyaiya' artist Kochhim Uddin, commonly known as unsurpassed 'Bhaoyaiya' Prince, on Friday night.
'Bhaoyaiya Angon' is a cultural organisation working for collecting and preserving 'Bhaoyaiya' songs and conducting training, research, academic activities for 'Bhaoyaiya' artists to flourish these traditional songs.
Veteran 'Bhaoyaiya' artist Harun-Ar-Rashid attended the discussion as chief guest.
Founder of 'Bhaoyaiya Angon' and its Executive Director, music producer of Bangladesh Betar, 'Bhaoyaiya' researcher and composer AKM Mostafizur Rahman presided over the function.
Former Head of the Department of Bengali of Rangpur Begum Rokeya Government College Professor Md. Shah Alam and Music Director of Thakurgaon Kendra of Bangladesh Betar Nurul Islam Dewan addressed as special guests.
President of Rangpur divisional unit of 'Bhaoyaiya Angon' and 'Bhaoyaiya' composer Engineer Khondker Saidur Rahman, former General Secretary of District Shilpokola Academy Tauhidur Rahman Tutul and 'Bhaoyaiya' artist Shafikul Islam Shafik discussed on life and works of Kochhim Uddin.
Noted singers Ranjet Kumar Sarker, Radha Rani Sarker, Anonta Kumar Deb, Ali Samrat, Pallobi Sarker, Feroz Kabir, Shafikul Islam Shafik and other artists from allover Rangpur division rendered popular 'Bhaoyaiya' songs enthralling a huge audience.
Earlier, a divisional conference of 'Bhaoyaiya' artists of all eight districts in Rangpur division was held at the same venue.
Paying rich tribute to Kochhim Uddin, the speakers said 'Bhaoyaiya' songs with its heart-throbbing musical tunes have largely contributed to developing civilisation, culture and life style on the Brahmaputra basin over the centuries.
Professor Alam said 'Bhaoyaiya' song attracts the people of all ages and laid emphasis on saving rich Bengali cultural heritage from aggression of foreign satellite culture to revive the lost social values and humanism.

More News For this Category

Priyanka expresses gratefulness to media

Priyanka expresses gratefulness to media

Entertainment Report :After passing 22 days at hospital at a time, promising model and actress Priyanka Zaman returned to her home on October 18. But she is not well

The Epitome Of Humanity, Rashmi Jha

The Epitome Of Humanity, Rashmi Jha

MTV’s Ace Of Space 2 has kept its viewers hooked with its interesting surprises. The show is going very good on TV and fans are equally excited and happy

Tushar, Munmun, Amin as judge in comedy show

Tushar, Munmun, Amin as judge in comedy show

Entertainment Report :For the first time, noted dance artiste, model and actress Munmun Ahmed, noted actor Tushan Khan and film actor Amin Khan are working together as judge at

Faria in new TVC after two years

Faria in new TVC after two years

Sheikh Arif Bulbon :Viewers’ choice model and actress Faria Shahrin has returned to country few days ago after completing Honours in Media Marketing from Asia Pacific University of Malaysia.

Newcomer Sams against Bhabna

Newcomer Sams against Bhabna

Entertainment Report :He is a newcomer actor Sams Uddin Chowdhury. In the beginning of his career, he got the opportunity to work against popular actress Bhabna in a TV

Abhirup Ghosh making a horror comedy

Abhirup Ghosh making a horror comedy

After the critically acclaimed thriller K: Secret Eye and Rohoshyo Romancho Series, director Abhirup Ghosh is all set for yet another project titled Brombhodoityo. His recently announced film Zombiesthaan

Ryan Reynolds serenades Hugh Jackman with cheeky b’day song

Ryan Reynolds serenades Hugh Jackman with cheeky b’day song

Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds sang a high-pitched cheeky birthday song for Australian actor Hugh Jackman, who celebrated his 51st birthday. Taking to his social media, Jackman wrote: “At first

Fuad to perform in Dhaka

Fuad to perform in Dhaka

Entertainment Desk :Fuad Almuqtadir will perform with his friends in Dhaka on October 26.Organised by SkyTracker Limited, the concert will also feature many popular contemporary musicians including Shuvo, Kaushik

Ayub Bachchu's first death anniversary observed

Ayub Bachchu's first death anniversary observed

Ayub Bachchu, a legendary figure of band music of the country.  He  passed away at the age of 56 on October 18 last year. He was one of the

Aamir Khan's upcoming project Mogul gets postponed

Aamir Khan's upcoming project Mogul gets postponed

Deemed as Mr. perfectionist, Aamir Khan always gives attention to details when it comes to picking up his films and only picks one project at a time. However this