Agami in Michigan’s Boishakhi Mela
Submitted by Tori Serazi on Fri, 05/13/2016 - 20:37
Bangladeshi community of greater Detroit, Michigan celebrated the u2018Bangla New Year 1423u2019 (Pohela Boishakh) on Saturday May 7th, 2016. Around 3000 people from all walks of life attended the mela. Projection of the Bengali culture and its colorful panorama especially to the young generations living abroad was the primary focus of the mela. Varied stage-performances as well as the presence of numerous stalls (both commercial and promotional) made the gathering a successful and memorable one. One distinct presence was the Agami awareness and promotional stall, which was set up by its member Faizul Momen.