Bengali people
The Bengali people (বাঙালি Bangali) are the principal ethnic group native to the region of Bengal, which is politically divided between Bangladesh and India. The Bengali language (বাংলা Bangla) is a...
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History of Bangladesh
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History of Bengal
The history of Bengal includes modern-day Bangladesh and West Bengal, dates back four millennia. The Ganges and the Brahmaputra rivers separated it from India, though at times, Bengal has played an im...
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History of West Bengal
The history of West Bengal began in 1947, when the Hindu-dominated western part of British Bengal Province became the Indian state of West Bengal. When India gained independence in 1947, Bengal was pa...
History of Bangladesh
Modern Bangladesh emerged as an independent nation in 1971 after achieving independence from Pakistan in the Bangladesh Liberation War. The country constitutes with the major portion of the ancient an...
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Gangaridai
Gangaridai (Greek: Γανγαρίδαι Gangaridae; Bengali: গঙ্গাঋদ্ধি Gônggarriddhi, meaning "Wealth of the Ganges" ; Sanskrit: Ganga Rashtra, meaning "Nation on the River Ganges") was an ...
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Magadha
Magadha (Sanskrit: मगध; IAST: Magadha) formed one of the sixteen Mahā-Janapadas (Sanskrit: "Great Countries") or kingdoms in ancient India. The core of the kingdom was the area of Bihar south of t...
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Pundra Kingdom
Pundra (also known as Paundra, Paundraya, Purnia etc.) was an eastern kingdom located in West Bengal, Bangladesh and Purnia (now in Bihar, India). A Pundra king challenged Vasudeva Krishna by imitati...
Suhma Kingdom
Suhma was an eastern kingdom located in regions now occupied by West Bengal, India and Bangladesh. This kingdom was mentioned in the epic Mahabharata along with its neighbouring kingdom Prasuhma, whic...
Vanga Kingdom
Vanga (in Sanskrit language) or Bongo (বঙ্গ in Bengali language) or Greater Bengal was a kingdom located in the eastern part of the Indian Subcontinent, comprising today's politically divided Bengal r...
Pala Empire
The Pala Empire was a Buddhist imperial power in Classical India. It is named after its ruling dynasty, all of whose rulers bore names ending with the suffix -Pala (meaning "protector" in Prakrit). Th...
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Sena Empire
The Sena Empire (Bengali: সেন সাম্রাজ্য, Shen Sāmrājya) was a Hindu dynasty that ruled from Bengal through the 11th and 12th centuries. The empire at its peak covered much of the north-eastern reg...
Bengal Renaissance
The Bengali Renaissance refers to a socio-cultural and religious reform movement during the nineteenth and early twentieth century in undivided India's Bengal province, though the impact of it sprea...
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1905 Partition of Bengal
The decision to effect the Partition of Bengal (Bengali: বঙ্গভঙ্গ) was announced in July 1905 by the Viceroy of India, Lord Curzon. The partition took place in 16 October 1905 and separated the large...
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1947 Partition of Bengal
The Partition of Bengal in 1947, part of the Partition of India, was a religiously based partition that divided the British Indian province of Bengal between India and Pakistan. Predominantly Hindu We...
1947 Partition of Bengal - Wikipedia
Bangladesh Liberation War
The Bangladesh Liberation War (Bengali: মুক্তিযুদ্ধ Muktijuddho) was a revolutionary independence war in South Asia during 1971 which established the republic of Bangladesh. The war pitted East Pa...
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Religion in Bangladesh
Islam is the largest Religion of Bangladesh; Muslims constitute 90.4% of the population, followed by Hindus, who constitute 8.2%, and Buddhists, Christians, those who practice other religions and thos...
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Islam in Bangladesh
Islam is the largest religion of Bangladesh, the Muslim population is approximately 148.6 million, which is the fourth largest Muslim population in the world (after Indonesia, Pakistan and India), con...
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Hinduism in Bangladesh
Hinduism is the second largest religious affiliation in Bangladesh, covering more than 8.2% of the population, according to the Bangladesh Bureau of Statistics. In terms of population, Bangladesh is t...
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Buddhism in Bangladesh
Buddhism is the third largest religion in Bangladesh with about 0.7% of population adhering to Theravada Buddhism. Over 65% of the Buddhist population is concentrated in the Chittagong Hill Tracts reg...
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Christianity in Bangladesh
Christianity's first contact with the Indian subcontinent is attributed to Thomas the Apostle, who is said have preached in Kerela in the early common era. The earliest recorded Christians in the terr...
Culture of Bengal
The culture of Bengal encompasses cultures in the Bengal region, which today consists of the independent nation of Bangladesh (Purbo Bongo East Bengal), and the Indian state of West Bengal (Poshchim B...
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Bengali American
Bengali Americans (Bengali: বাঙ্গালী মার্কিন Bangali Markin) are Americans of Bengali ethnic, cultural and linguistic heritage and identity. They trace their ancestry to the historic ethno-linguistic ...