We welcome you to Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi - on the web. We have taken this initiative to take you along in a journey with us to the many wonders and attractions that have brought people from all over the world to our lands for millennia now. We welcome you onboard as we move ahead in time. We want you to know us - Bangladesh - more and better.
We plan to keep you updated with all the basic information that you may need to know of Bangladesh. We will give you a glimpse of our people and our lifestyle, our music and our poetry and above all, our syncretic culture. We will introduce you to our flora and fauna, our industry, our peacekeeping and micro-credit initiatives. We will try to assist you in finding investment opportunities, information on trade and commerce, consular and visa support and all that you may need to make your visit to Bangladesh.
We in New Delhi maintain an intense schedule here. We welcome you to the number of social and cultural events that we host from time to time. Recitations, film shows, tele-dramas, musical and instrumental soirees, and Bangladesh festivals - we want you to experience a taste of Bangladesh with us.
SWAGOTAM! WELCOME! KHOSH AMDEED!
I am greatly pleased indeed to welcome you to our small corner on the web!
We have constructed this corner for you
To feel at home with my Mission, the Bangladesh High Commission in New Delhi,
To get acquainted with me and my colleagues
To glimpse the microcosm that we are of the country we represent, Bangladesh,
Beauty lies in the eye of the beholder and for Bangladesh the adage is universally true. Bangladesh is a gifted landmark on Earth blessed with a serene beauty of six distinguished seasons.
Present day Bangladesh has a long history in its cultures. The land, the rivers, and the lives of the Bengali people formed a rich heritage with marked differences from neighbouring regions. It has evolved over the centuries and encompasses the cultural diversity of several social groups of Bangladesh.
The forests of Bangladesh cover about 10% of the country and fall distinctly into three regional varieties: the forest in the tidal zones along the coast, mostly Sundarbans (often mangrove but sometimes hardwood); the forest of Sal trees (hardwood) around Dhaka, Tangail and Mymensingh; and the forests of tropical and subtropical evergreens in the Chittagong Hill Tracts and parts of Sylhet. Half of the remaining forest is in the Chittagong Hill Tracts and a further
The textile and clothing (T&C) industries provide the single source of economic growth in Bangladesh's rapidly developing economy. Exports of textiles and garments are the principal source of foreign exchange earnings. Agriculture for domestic consumption is Bangladesh’s largest employment sector.
The need for faster technological development is increasingly felt in Bangladesh. Development plans of Bangladesh have emphasized science and technological research to develop technologies through adoption of imported technology as well as development of indigenous technologies.
As a peace – loving country, Bangladesh is always committed and has raised its voice under the auspices of UN to establish and maintain peace and stability in conflict- ridden areas around the globe.
Bangladesh has a rich tradition of Art. Speciniens of ancient terracota and pottery show remarkable artistry. Modern painting was pioneered by artists like Zainul Ahedin, Qamrul Hasan. Anwarul Haque, Shafiuddin Ahnied, Shafiqul Amin, Rashid Chowdhury and S.M. Sultan. Zainul Ahedin earned worldwide fame by his stunning sketches of the Bengal Famine in 1943.