Naba Barsha Recipes

The New Year for Bengalis, Naba Barsha falls on the first day of the month of Baishak, the first month of the Bengali year. This festival is known as the Poila Baisakh in Bangladesh and is celebrated as a national holiday. The festival is celebrated with songs, dances, regional games, kite flying, ox fighting or reciting of poems with all their regional traits and festivity.