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Bangladesh

Bangladesh , officially the People's Republic of Bangladesh , is a sovereign country in South Asia. It forms the largest and eastern portion the ethnolinguistic region of Bengal. Located at the apex of the Bay of Bengal, the country is bordered by India and Myanmar and is separated from Nepal and Bhutan by the narrow Siliguri Corridor. With a population of 166.2 million, it is the world's eighth-most populous country, the fifth-most populous in Asia and the third-most populous Muslim-majority country. The official Bengali language is the seventh most spoken language in the world, which Bangladesh shares with the neighbouring Indian states of West Bengal, Tripura and Assam . Three of Asia's largest rivers, the Ganges , the Brahmaputra and the Meghna, flow through Bangladesh and from the fertile Bengal delta—the largest delta in the world. With rich biodiversity, Bangladesh is home to 700 rivers, most of the world's largest mangrove forest; rainforested and tea-growing highlands; a 600 km coastline with the world's longest beach; and various islands, including a coral reef. Bangladesh is one of the most densely populated countries in the world, ranking alongside South Korea and Monaco. The capital Dhaka and the port city of Chittagong are the most prominent urban centres. The predominant ethnic group are Bengalis, with a politically-dominant Bengali Muslim majority, followed by Bengali Hindus, Chakmas, Bengali Christians, Marmas, Tanchangyas, Bishnupriya Manipuris, Bengali Buddhists, Garos, Santhals, Biharis, Oraons, Tripuris, Mundas, Rakhines, Rohingyas, Ismailis and Bahais.
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A thousand year old Hindu temple unearthed in Bangladesh

Archaeologists from the Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, have uncovered another historical site in North-West part of Bangladesh.

Jayanti Shakti Peetha Bangladesh

Jayanti Shakthi Peeth is the place where the left thigh of Devi Sati fell. Here Devi Sati is worshipped as Jayanti and Lord Shiva as Kramadishwar.

Sugandha Shakti Peeth Bangladesh

Sugandha kali temple is located in Uttar shikarpur village ,ujirpur police station,gaur nadi thana,dist. Barisal.it is believed that nose of Mata Sati fell down in this place.it is 20 km.

Aparna Shakthi Peetha Bangladesh

Aparna Shakthi Peeth is the place where Devi Sati’s left ankle fell. Here Devi is worshipped as Aparna or Arpana one who ate nothing and Lord Shiva as Bairabha.

Jeshoreshwari Sakthipeeth Temple Bangladesh

Jeshoreshwari Kali Temple is a famous Hindu temple in Bangladesh, dedicated to the goddess Kali. The temple is located in Ishwaripur, a village in Shyamnagar upazilla of Satkhira.

Bangladesh is a treasure house of Hindu and Budhist Piligrimage sites

Over the millenniums several places have become famous tirthas or places of pilgrimages in Bengal. A large concentration of those places are in today's Bangladesh.

Chandranath Temple Bangladesh

Chandranath Temple , located on top of the Chandranath hill, is a famous Shakti Peeth located near Sitakunda in Bangladesh where, as per Hindu sacred texts, the right arm of Goddess Sati fell.

Somapura Mahavihara Bangladesh

Somapura Mahavihara in Paharpur, Badalgachhi Upazila, Naogaon District, Bangladesh is among the best known Buddhist viharas in the Indian Subcontinent and is one of the most important archaeologica

Somapura Mahavihara Bangladesh

Somapura Mahavihara (Bengali: সোমপুর মহাবিহার Shompur Môhabihar) in Paharpur, Badalgachhi Upazila, Naogaon District, Bangladesh is among the best known Buddhist viharas in the Indian Subcontinent a

Buddha Dhatu Jadi Bangladesh

The Buddha Dhatu Jadi also known as the Bandarban Golden Temple is located close to Balaghata town, in Bandarban City, in Bangladesh.

Somapura Mahavihara Bangladesh

Somapura Mahavihara in Paharpur, Badalgachhi Upazila, Naogaon District, Bangladesh is among the best known Buddhist viharas in the Indian Subcontinent and is one of the most important archaeologica