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(Photo by Zainab Iqbal via Bklyner)

Bengali New Year in Kensington

Brooklyn, Culture, South Asian April 16, 2018 at 4:25 pm

Kensington residents celebrated the Bengali New Year with events that included a magic show and parade, and a performance by a Brazilian drumline, reports Bklyner.

Young celebrants at the Pohela Boishakh festivities in Jackson Heights on April 14. (Photos by Aantaki Raisa for Voices of NY)

Bengali New Year Marked in Queens

Featured Posts, Queens, South Asian, Traditions, Voices' Picks April 18, 2016 at 3:14 pm

Celebrants gathered in Diversity Plaza in Queens to mark Pohela Boishakh, the Bengali New Year.