• Maldives-beautiful island in Indian ocean
    Bangladesh Popular,  Golden Age,  Heritage,  History,  Indian Sub Continient,  Islamic,  Islamic Stories,  Muslim Heritage

    Maldives -A Muslim Gem in the Indian Ocean

    About Maldives Maldives is an island located in the Indian Ocean and is part of South Asia.  I heard of them in the 1980’s faintly and did not pay attention.  Then you did not have internet or Google where you could search:” History of the People Maldives “and press enter. The people of Maldives look like Bengalis or Indians. Huh since when did Indians colonies this Island or the British Raj? If that’s not enough the population of Maldives is 100 Percent Muslim. Maldives is a beautiful island country whose capital is Male. The feminists are angry, why it is not “Female”? Just kidding. I was wondering that myself. 400…

  • Herbal and Beauty,  Indian Sub Continient

    5 ways to prevent hair loss by simple home remedies.

    Who doesn’t want a hair-fall free hair? Some people spend plenty money buying expensive shampoo as well as hair products to get desired results. Hair loss is a common problem faced by every human being. Well, it’s usual to lose up to 50 hairs a day. Some causes of hair loss are stress, an unhealthy diet, genetics, or hormonal imbalance. Surprisingly they are some easy home remedies to prevent hair loss along with shiny healthy hair. So you can follow these easy remedies to get lustrous hair at home! Fenugreek oil Fenugreek plant mostly came from western Asia. It is a common spice used in Asian cooking. For many years…

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    The Suharwardy Family in the Sub continient

      Intro to write this post Hussain Shaheed Suhrawardy is well known politician in South East Asia, especially IBP region. I heard of him around 97 . At first as a person growing up in Middle East, it did confuse me. This was man was respected and held in high esteem. Those days Google wasn’t there and internet was unreachable. Later on I find we have Suhrawardy Udyan, a national memorial located in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Huh sometimes is this the same guy ‘surname. Much later I find that he is loved and respected by Bangladeshis. Then he is PM of Pakistan…hold on the Bangladeshis and Pakistanis had a fight but…

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    Calcutta -The Capital of British Empire

    History Of Calcutta Calcutta was the capital of the British Empire. It was started in 1686 by Job Charnock. Initially the British settled in port at Hooghly (or Hugli). But due to disagreements with the Mughals and it was a river side ,Charnock sought a new site for the British . The villages : Sultanuti Kolkata Gobindapur  were bought from the Sabarna Ray Choudhury  family. This was how it was presented in history. But actually it was leased to the Charnock for for monthly rent of 1300 Rs.  The British paid rent until the Battle of Plassey :1657. Then Bengal was theirs. Then lot of historical events  including Nawab Sirajul Dowla’s…

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    Story of Indica Collection.

    Indica Collection ,the concept started around 18 years ago in one of the dormitories of IIT Kanpur. Indica Collection began as an idea to make an ecommerce site where ethnic goods from Bangladesh and nearby would be sold. Primarily thought as Vanga.com. Vanga happened to be the ancient name Of Bengal. But scope was limited to Bengal. Why not whole of this region.? The thing was then what would have been the name? I came across Indica that would define this region since historical times. The belief in Indica Collection has given rise to many things. Business or no business the belief in Indica Collection has made me come this…