Boi Mela is not only a typical bookfair anymore, nowadays it becomes a national and traditional ceremony of Bangladeshi people. It is named ‘Amor Ekushey Boi Mela’ after the pride of young martyrs death sacrifice for mother tongue back in 1952. Boi Mela is taking place since February 1972 at Bangla Academy. An extraordinary intellectual and publisher named Chittaranjan Saha had set up first Boi Mela at ‘bangla academy bottola’ with only 32 books on the ground which were published at West Bengal in 1971 during the liberation war of Bangladesh. So It can be said that the Ekushe Book Fair is not only a national bookfair but also a symbol of our culture.
Every year a great number of books and magazines are published at Ekushe Boi Mela. All popular publications in bd participate at Amor Ekushey Boi Mela with elevated excitement and preparation. This year is no exception- you can know that by checking boi mela book list.
Let’s Checkout The 5 Most Popular Book Publishers Of Ekushe Boi Mela
Anyaprokash (অন্য প্রকাশ) is a renowned publication in Bangladesh. It is famous for its quality production of books. But it is mostly known for its working relationship with the great Bengali writer Humayun Ahmed. And their newest collection of published books is also adorable. You can check them to buy some great pieces of Bengali literature.
Prothoma Publication (প্রথমা প্রকাশনী) is a great example of ‘quality work always shines’ since it is a comparatively newer member of Bangladeshi publications. In past, Prothoma published many excellent pieces of literature to provide readers some good books. In Boi Mela, they also bring some promising book written by renowned and young writers. You should check prothoma publication seriously to have some collection.
Bishwo Shahitto Kendro
Celebrated intellectual and professor Abdullah Abu Sayeed founded this organization with many visions and dreams to change the country by making an enlightened nation who read books with a passion. Bishwo Shahitto Kendro (বিশ্ব সাহিত্য কেন্দ্র) has mainly translated the book of foreign writers in a great amount to help readers to taste the world literature. You should check their recent collection to enrich yourself.
The word ‘Pathak Shamabesh’ means a gathering of readers. By justifying to their name, pathak shamabesh (পাঠক সমাবেশ) is working great to create their own reader class. In spite of a complaint about the price of their book, nobody can question their work quality. And be sure that visiting their newest Boi Mela collection will tempt you highly to grab many great author’s masterpieces of the world literature.
Mowla Brothers Publication
Mowla Brothers (মাওলা ব্রাদার্স) is another important member in Bangladeshi publication history. From the beginning of the newly born country, Mowla helps readers to grab some best pieces of literature. Apart from that, Mowla had also a great impact by introducing new writers who became some great authors later. By keeping up this standard they published many good books at Boi Mela- you should enhance your collection by reviewing their latest.
So, In case if you missed Amor Ekushey Boi Mela last year, then donot forgot to pay a visit this time. Since you may find stores to buy books online, but you might not get the opportunity to bask in the free flow of knowledge, discover new literature and meet your favourite authors anywhere else than Ekushey Boi Mela.
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