Bangla Radio Archive - 2012

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02 Jan 2012 MP3
Gratitude: three Bangla Radio Canberra producers: Dr. Sadequr Rahman, Dr. Bina D'Costa and Ms. Sakiba Rahman [Ehsan Ullah]
09 Jan 2012 MP3
Interview: Dr. Vernon Bailey - The Environment Meditation and Healing Garden in Canberra and its role in spiritual healing [Ajoy Kar]
16 Jan 2012 MP3
Architectural heritage of Lalbagh Fort in Dhaka, Bangladesh - unique example of Moghul Architecture in Bengal [Sheikh Lana]
23 Jan 2012 MP3
(1) Worship of Saraswati - the Hindu goddess of knowledge and wisdom, and (2) a discussion on heart disease [Ajoy Kar]
30 Jan 2012 MP3
A selection of Australian country songs and jokes to commemorate the Australia Day celebrated on 26 January [Ehsan Ullah]
06 Feb 2012 MP3
Viewpoint: a critical analysis of the current state of Bangla language and the evolution since 21 Feb 1952 [Obaidul Haque]
13 Feb 2012 MP3
Discussion on Liberation War of Bangladesh and Australian 'Bir Protik' Mr. W.A.S. Ouderland [Ajoy Kar]
20 Feb 2012 MP3
Tribute to the martyrs of the Language Movement of 1952 through a collection of songs - 'chetonar gaan, preronar gaan' [Sheikh Lana]
27 Feb 2012 MP3
Tribute to Humayun Faridi, a renowned actor of Bangladesh who passed away on 13 February 2012 [Raquibul Sheikh]
05 Mar 2012 MP3
Commemoration: 1st death anniversary of Dr. Apala Farhat Naved Professor of Biochemistry at Dhaka University [Sadequr Rahman]
12 Mar 2012 MP3
Composition of poems and songs on - 'boshonto utshab' - the traditional festival to welcome spring in Bangladesh [Paromita Dey]
19 Mar 2012 MP3
Homage to the fallen army officers massacred by the Bangladesh border guards in Dhaka three years ago [Ehsan Ullah]
26 Mar 2012 MP3
Commemoration: Shadhinota Dibosh - 41st Independence Day of Bangladesh through patriotic songs and poem [Newton Muhury]
02 Apr 2012 MP3
History and cultural tradition of Bangla New Year celebration in Bangladesh [Shamsuddin Shafi Biplob]
09 Apr 2012 MP3
A critique of the current political culture in Bangladesh based on an article by Bangladeshi economist Mozaffer Ahmad [Obaidul Haque]
16 Apr 2012 MP3
Coverage of the Canberra 'Boishakhi Mela' organised to celebrate the Bangla New Year 1419 [Ajoy Kar]
23 Apr 2012 MP3
Micro-drama: ‘Kathekeka’ - interactions of a newly arrived Canberra couple with some Kuala Lumpur 'deshi's - Part 1 [Sadequr Rahman]
30 Apr 2012 MP3
Micro-drama: ‘Kathekeka’ - interactions of a newly arrived Canberra couple with some Kuala Lumpur 'deshi's - Part 2 [Sadequr Rahman]
07 May 2012 MP3
Tribute to Kazi Nazrul Islam - national poet of Bangladesh on his 113th birth anniversary to be observed on 25th May [Sheikh Lana]
14 May 2012 MP3
An introduction to the Migrant and Refugee Settlement Services (MARSS) of the ACT Inc [Shrabani Paul]
21 May 2012 MP3
Birth Anniversary of Bangabandhu and National Children Day 2012 Celebration at the Bangladesh High Commission [Ajoy Kar]
28 May 2012 MP3
Interview: Dr. Enamul Haque, founder director general of Bangladesh National Museum and a veteran cultural personality [Dalia Nilufar]
04 Jun 2012 MP3
World Environment Day 2012: Highlights of mass poisoning of a population through arsenic poisoning in Bangladesh [Sima Kar]
11 Jun 2012 MP3
Series: 'bangladesher band shongeet' (Episode 1) - 'Souls' and an interview with Bangladeshi singer Tapan Chowdhury [Arupa Sarkar]
18 Jun 2012 MP3
Interview: Ferdausi Rahman, distinguished singer of Bangladesh, on her life at the end of a long music career [Dalia Nilufar]
25 Jun 2012 MP3
Coverage: the spirit and sounds of Sydney Boishakhi Mela held in Sydney Olympic Park in Homebush on 21 April 2012 [Ehsan Ullah]
Bangladeshi women at a May Day rally
09 Jul 2012 MP3
The status of Bangladesh women, their rights and state of empowerment today [Obaidul Haque]
Bappa Majumder
16 Jul 2012 MP3
Series: 'bangladesher band shongeet' (Episode 2) - 'Dalchhut' formed by Bappa Majumder and Sanjeeb Chowdhury [Arupa Sarkar]
23 Jul 2012 MP3
Biography: Ziaur Rahman - a Bangladeshi politician, an army officer and the seventh President of the country [Badiuzzaman Khan]
Facebook - the most popular social networking site of today
30 Jul 2012 MP3
Facebook: Introduction, history, user profile and facts on risks and benefits of using the site [Samiya Shajedin and Zaheen Rahman]
06 Aug 2012 MP3
Commemoration: 'Krishna Janmashtami' - Hindu festival marking the birth of Shri Krishna, an avatar of the god Vishnu [Paromita Dey]
13 Aug 2012 MP3
Tribute: Humayun Ahmed (1948-2012) - the greatest storyteller Bangladesh ever had [Samiya Shajedin and Zaheen Rahman]
[Photo: Akramul Hoque]
20 Aug 2012 MP3
Commemoration: 'Eid ul Fitr' - Muslim festival marking the end of holy month of fasting in different parts of the world [Dalia Nilufar]
27 Aug 2012 MP3
Discussion: Australia's unemployed population and the effectiveness of its current income support system [Ajoy Kar]
03 Sep 2012 MP3
A collection of beautiful songs from recent award winning Bangla movies from Bangladesh and India [Paromita Dey]
10 Sep 2012 MP3
Tribute to Architect Muzharul Islam (1923-2012) - pioneer of modern architecture in Bangladesh [Sheikh Lana]
17 Sep 2012 MP3
Discussion: Autism - the symptoms and the means of reducing their impact on the affected by Dr. Leedy Hoque [Sadequr Rahman]
24 Sep 2012 MP3
Tribute: Baul Shah Abdul Karim (1916 - 2009) - legendary folk singer and composer of Bangladesh [Shamsuddin Shafi Biplob]
01 Oct 2012 MP3
Discussion: Progress in the surgical treatment of some types of neurological disorders by Prof. Tipu Aziz [Sadequr Rahman].
08 Oct 2012 MP3
Interview: Dr Iftikher Mahmood, founder of Hope Foundation for Women & Children of Bangladesh, Inc [Borhanuddin Shafi]
15 Oct 2012 MP3
Tribute to Bangladeshi revolutionary and romantic poet Rudra Mohammad Shahidullah (1956-1992) [Ajoy Kar]
22 Oct 2012 MP3
A critique of the current political culture in Bangladesh based on an article by Dr. Rownak Jahan, Columbia University [Obaidul Haque]
29 Oct 2012 MP3
Tribute: Kishore Kumar (1929-1987) - legendary Indian singer on his twenty-fifth death anniversary on 13 October [Shrabani Paul]
05 Nov 2012 MP3
Tribute: Sunil Gangopadhyay (1934-2012) - Eminent poet and novelist of Bengali literature who died on 23 October [Ehsan Ullah]
12 Nov 2012 MP3
The life and work of distinguished Bangladeshi singer, composer and lyricist Abdul Latif (Part 1) [Badiuzzaman Khan]
Bangladeshi singer, composer and lyricist Abdul Latif (1927-2005)
19 Nov 2012 MP3
The life and work of distinguished Bangladeshi singer, composer and lyricist Abdul Latif (Part 2) [Badiuzzaman Khan]
26 Nov 2012 MP3
Interviews: Two prominent architects from Bangladesh, Architect Mubasshar Hussain and Architect Ahsanul Hauque Khan, visiting Australia to attend a Bangladeshi Architects in Australia festival [Sheikh Lana]
Bongobondhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman with then Indian Prime Minister Indira Gandhi after Bangladesh's liberation [Source: Daily Prothom Alo]
10 Dec 2012 MP3
Discussion: The life of the inhabitants of the Indo-Bangladesh enclaves, also known as the 'chitmahals' [Sima Kar]
On this day in 1971, the Pakistani Army surrendered to the Indo-Bangladeshi High Command in Dhaka, ending the 9 month-long Bangladesh Liberation War.
17 Dec 2012 MP3
A historical background of the independence of Bangladesh compiled from articles of popular journalists [Newton Muhury]
Merry Chistmas
24 Dec 2012 MP3
Christmas in our lives and a special prayer for the 26 families who lost their little children and loved ones in Newtown, Connecticut [Luna Purification]
Part of the Bangla Radio Canberra team at the 14th year of broadcasting celebration
31 Dec 2012 MP3
A flash back of Bengali cultural program and activities held in Canberra in 2012 [Arupa Sarkar]