- Where is Bangladesh situated?
- When and how did it achieve independence?
- What is the total land area and population of Bangladesh?
- What are the occupations, religions, language, dress, and food habit of the people?
- What are the main rivers and famous place of Bangladesh?
- Who are the famous poets and artists that made this country popular?
Answer: Bangladesh is situated in south-east Asia. It is mostly surrounded by the Indian Territory. In the south there lies the Bay of Bengal. Bangladesh come into being in 1971 after nine months bloody war against the brutal Pak army. The land area of Bangladesh 1, 47,570 square kilometers. But in this small area there live about 15 crores of people. Bangladesh is an agricultural country. So most of the people here are farmers. Besides, there are businessman, fisherman, weavers, potters, artisans, doctors, engineers and so on in Bangladesh. People of different religions live here peacefully. Most of the people are Muslims. Besides, there are Hindus, Christians and Buddhists in Bangladesh. Bengali is our mother tongue. Besides, English is widely used here. Women here mainly wear saree and salwar-kameez and men wear pant, shirt, Panjabi, loongi etc. people of Bangladesh mainly eat rice. Bread is also taken here. The Padma, the Meghan, the jamuna, the Brahmaputra are the main rivers of Bangladesh. In Bangladesh there are some famous places including three world heritage site. Among them cox’s bazar sea-beach. St. Martin Island, kuakata sea-beach, world’s largest mangrove forest the Sundarbans and the ruins of Buddhist Bihara at Paharpur are mentionable. We have many poets and artists in our country. Kazi Nazrul Islam, Jasimuddin, Mc. Madhushudhan, Shamsur Rahman are our main poets. Among the artists Jainul Abedin, Kamrul Hassan, Hasshem Khan, Rafiqun Nabi are mentionable. I Love my country very much and also feel proud of it.