Emblem of the
People's Republic of Bangladesh is the national flower Shapla (water
Lily) surrounded by two sheaves of rice, four stars and a bud with
three tender leaves.
The National Parliament
(Sangsad Bhaban) is the seat of the government.
Situated at the center of Dhaka city, it is an architectural wonder.
It was designed
by the famous American architect Louis Kahn
Lily (shapla) is the national flower
of Bangladesh. It is found almost in every water body in the country.
(Martyrs Memorial): It has always been the source of our
national inspiration. We come here to commemorate Language Martyrs
Monument reminds of those who sacrificed their lives for the independence.
Situated at Savar near Dhaka, it is a tourist spot.
Worldwide Known Royal
Bengal Tigeris the national animal of Bangladesh. This majestic beast finds its home in mangrove forests of the
Sundarbans in the southern part of the country.
Doel ( magpie robin) is the national bird
of Bangladesh. It is famous for its sweet look and melodious whistle
and is found everywhere especially in rural Bangladesh.
Jackfruit [Kathal] is our national fruit.
Thorny in outlook this fruit is big in size. The fruit is juicy and delicious. It
is also widely consumed as curry.
A bridge on the river Jamuna was a long
cherished desire of Bangalees. Ultimately the dream came true. Two detached parts
of Bangladesh are now connected by Jamuna Multipurpose Bridge. The biggest
of its kind, this Bridge is one of our greatest achievements.