Pohela Boishakh 1430: Bengali New Year 2023 (Shuvo Noboborsho)

Pohela Boishakh is the biggest festival of all people in Bangladesh. We also know as Shuvo Noboborsho. We are waiting for that day. Because this day is a very enjoyable day for all type of people from child to old & village to city. All over the country, we celebrate this day happily.

Pohela Boishakh 1430

This year we will observe Bangla new year Pohela Boishakh 1429 on April. We are very happy because there is no more days left. In Bengali pothela mean first and boishakh is the first month of Bengali calendar. So this is the first day of Bangla new year. It’s also referred as Shuvo Noboborsho. The English meaning of Shuvo Noboborsho is, shuvo mean happy and nobo used as new and borsho is year. Full meaning is Bangla Happy New year.

History Of Pohela Boishakh

A short history of Bangla’s new year: After the establishment of the Mughal Empire in India, emperors reciprocated the agricultural commodity according to the Arabic calendar. But since the Arabic calendar is dependent on Moon, it does not match the yield of agricultural products.

The farmers of Assam had to pay their rent. Mughal Emperor Akbar made the introduction of the Bangla calendar for the purpose of acquiring the right to collect rent. In the year 1584 AD, on March 10 or March 11th, the number of Bangla years was calculated. The name of this was first named as “crop year” after changing, now we know as Bengali New Year. Read full story of Pohela Boishakh.

Is Pohela Boishakh National Holiday In Bangladesh?

We know that this day is a national holiday day. We observe this important day in a traditional way. In the morning after woke up we will ready to enjoy that day. Male, female all over the people in our country they are waiting for that day. We eat water rice with hilsa. Children are also very excited on this day. We observe this traditional day with different occasions. It has impacted on from real life to different social Media like Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and also on social communication apps like WhatsApp, IMO, Skype, etc. We spread love to our neighbors by using those media.

How We Celebrate Bengali New Year?

There are many ways to celebrate Pohela Boishakh. Especially we enjoy this for our Bengali tradition. On this day people forget their past & want to open a new chapter of their life. That’s why they try to make more enjoy! After waking up we have to fresh ourselves by doing both. Then Man Wear themselves Panjabi pajamas, and women Wear sharee with white color and red board. Spread the word “Eso he boishakh” around us. We eat pantaelish on Pohela Boishakh . Panta means water rice and elish is the national fish of Bangladesh.

Businessmen open halkhata and give sweets to their customers. This is another tradition of Bengali. Without it, many ways are also available to celebrate this important day. But those are very popular in our country. We also join on boishakhi mela every day in the evening. Baishakhi fair held for 3 or 4 days.

Different Ways Of Celebrating Pohela Boishakh

Basically, we celebrate this day in two ways, online and offline. Online means social media network Facebook, Twitter, Blog, etc. Offline means our real-life friends, family, neighbors, relatives, etc.

In Social Media

We update our Facebook profile picture supporting happy Bangla new year, we also change our cover picture match with Pohela Boishakh and short Twitter on Twitter. Download celebration pictures from below.


In Real Life

First of all, we should wish our family than friends and neighbors. If you have a girlfriend/boyfriend then you have to wish your loving person. Without them, many people are available but they are very important for our life. So you should send them an SMS of Pohela Boishakh. Now time to collect your favoritism for all.

Pohela Boishakh Photo Gallery

To celebrate this day on social media and enjoy whole the day with your friends and family members, here I have added a beautiful picture. You can send it to your loved one and forward it to others. It’s the easy way to spread the love around us. Download it from below and share it with others.


I think no more words need to describe Pohela Boishakh 1429. Hopefully, now you have proper knowledge about Bengali New year. If you think this article is helpful, don’t forget to share it with your friends on various social media platforms, including Facebook and Instagram. Visit Bongodiary regularly for more updated information.

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