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JABBARER BOLI KHELA - a malek babul ,  bangladesh | by bimboo.babul
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JABBARER BOLI KHELA - a malek babul , bangladesh

BOLI KHELA ( LITERALLY GAME OF STRENGTH), THE PRESENT DAY BOLI KHELA WAS INTRODUCED IN 1909 AT CHITTAGONG BY ABDUL JABBAR SAODAGOR . HIS AIM WAS TO ORGANIZED THE COUNTRIES YOUTH AGAINST THE BRIRISH RULE. THE GOLDEN AGE OF THIS SPORT LASTED FROM THE END OF FIRSTWORLD WAR TO THE END OF SECOND WARLD WAR . THOUGH THE FORMER GRANDEUR OF BOLI KHELA HAS WANED, JABBAR'S BOLI KHELA STILL CONTINUES TO ATTRACTS CROWD ON 12 BAISAkH ( 25 APR) EVERY YEAR IN THE HISTORICAL LAL DIGI MAIDAN AT CHITTAGONG. A THREE DAYS FOLK FAIR IS HELD IN THE OCCASION .

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Taken on February 17, 2012