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Shahid Minar-Historical Place of Bangladesh

In 1952 Pakistan government declare Urdu as national language. In that time students of Dhaka... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Mazedul H
The sacred Historical Monument

The Central Shahid Minar is a national monument established to remember those killed by the police... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Khan A
Dhaka City, Bangladesh
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Symbol of Bengali nationalism. This monument was built to commemorate the martyrs of the historic Language movement of 1952(only and one languafe movement in the world's history). Hundreds and thousands of people with floral wreaths and bouquet...more
Dhaka university campus, Dhaka City 1000, Bangladesh
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In 1952 Pakistan government declare Urdu as national language. In that time students of Dhaka University protest and demand Bengali an national language. The protest got out of control and ended with the death of four protestors of the University of Dhaka who were shot...More

Thank Mazedul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Central Shahid Minar is a national monument established to remember those killed by the police during the Bengali Language Movement demonstrations on 21 August 1952 in the then East Pakistan. The colossal design includes a half-circular arrangement of columns to represent the mother, with...More

Thank Khan A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this is central shahid minar of Bangladesh. in 1952 many students died for establishing Bangla as country language. shahid minar is as for there memory and respect......

Thank Selim R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is absolutely a different type of site unavailable to any other country of earth . One should never misss this sacred spot honoring the language heros. A pride for Bangla language and the nation.

Thank rahmanaminur206
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Language Movement had a major cultural impact on Bengali society. It has inspired the development and celebration of the Bengali language, literature and culture. 21 February, celebrated as Language Movement Day or Shohid Dibosh (Martyrs' Day), is a major national holiday in Bangladesh. A...More

Thank Md Shahidur R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Shaheed Minar reminds us the heroism of those people who fought for mother language and sacrificed their lives. There are no such things happened in the world. no other people has to sacrifice their lives for language. this place is now a c rowdy one...More

Thank Muntasir H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Nice place to visit, remind about those who fought for Bangla language and Bangladesh and secrifice their lives.

Thank Rakib A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good for Afternoon Visit A Historical place relating to protest for mother language. So many street food around.

Thank Rain C
Reviewed 15 September 2018

well, its an important place for the local for obvious reasons. but as a tourist, don't expect much here. located near Dhaka University and medical. not very clean neither well maintained. decorated during the special days only. a place for local youths to gather and...More

Thank Jalal I
Reviewed 14 September 2018

"Amar Vaiyer Rokte Rangano Ekushe February" ... yeas 21st February is the most memorable day in Bangladesh. Which date Bangladeshi's are given blood for mother-tong.

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