Bhadro

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Bhadro (Bengali: ভাদ্র Bhadrô) is the fifth month in the Bengali calendar.[1] It is named after the star Purbobhadropod (Bengali: পূর্বভাদ্রপদ Purbôbhadrôpôd). Bhadro marks the beginning of Autumn.[2] According to the modified calendar developed by the Bangla Academy, the month of Bhadro has 31 days. Bhadro spans from mid August to mid September in the Gregorian Calendar.

Events[edit]

  • The national poet of Bangladesh, Kazi Nazrul Islam, died on 12 Bhadro 1383.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bangabda - Banglapedia". en.banglapedia.org. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  2. ^ "Nababarsha Special". archive.thedailystar.net. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  3. ^ "Nazrul's 35th anniversary of death tomorrow". The Daily Star. 2011-08-26. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 
  4. ^ "Nazrul's death anniversary today". The Daily Star. 2015-08-27. Retrieved 2017-04-18. 

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