Poila Boisakh marks the first day of the Bengali year, which falls on April 14 this year in the Gregorian calendar. This is a most auspicious day for Bengalis, and we gear up to celebrate it as best as we can — by wearing new clothes, spending time with our families and setting the tone for the year ahead of us. We bring you five classic songs to put on your playlist on Poila Boisakh to make it even more festive! Check them out below.
Sohag Chand is a popular and upbeat folk song that many of us are familiar with and love dancing to. This music video, from the movie 17th September, is perfect to put on for this occasion! Sung by Rupankar Bagchi, actors Soham Chakraborty and Arunima Ghosh appear in the video.