True to the saying “Baro Mashe, Tero Parbon”, Bengal is known for its unabashed love for festivals and its festivities. Poila Boishakh is one such auspicious day which is celebrated by Bengalis all over in all its glory. It is not just a mere festivity but a celebration of emotions. NoboBorshoor New Year marks the first day of the Bengali calendar- to celebrate new beginnings. Welcoming the year 1426 in style is Star Jalsha’s latest celebratory offering ‘Boishakhi Jalsha 1426’ – a specially curated show to celebrate a delightful concoction of our illustrious culture and traditions with our favorite stars.
A nostalgic joyride of emotions, ‘Boishakhi Jalsha 1426’ will take the viewers on a journey back in time with its mesmerizing performances. Bengal’s tradition and culture are imbibed in its art forms, its music and its dance, and what better way to welcome another year with a day showcasing these.
With a host of mesmerizing performances lined up for the day, ‘Boishakhi Jalsha 1426’ is an ode to Bengal’s diversity of people, traditions and culture. It will showcase a scintillating opening act by our very own Sandipta, who is all set to enthrall the viewers with her dance performance on “Esho Hey Boishakh” with an amalgamation of Bengal’s traditional dance forms of Chhau, Raibeshe and the likes. The day will also witness acts by our Jalsha stars including an endearing performance by the kids of “Ebar Jombe Moja” on “Shukno Patay Nupur Baje” and “Amra Nutan Jouboneri Doot”, a modern fusion performance by Tellywood’s favourite Sunny& Madhumita followed by an enticing dance performance by our Genx Bengali heartthrobs Swastika and Rudrajit. The celebrations will also play host to an enthralling dance- drama performance by Pallabi Sharma on Bratati Bandyopadhyay’s recitation of “Ami Shei Meye”, followed by a Baul fusion Gaan performance – a melodious concoction of tradition and modern with Kartik DasBaul, Pota and Gourab Das and many more. Special performances by the terrific trio of music Siddhu- Anindyo and Upalwill also add that modern touch to the day of nostalgia and bangaliana.
A day to celebrate the true essence of Bangaliana, ‘Boishakhi Jalsha 1426’ will pay homage with a tributary act to RD Burman and his retro hits. It will showcase a memory bouquet enacting iconic songs of the legend through various art performances by renowned artists Sovon, Iman, Soumya, Chandrika.
It will also witness a show stopping act by the exemplary Abhijeet Bhattacharya, who is all geared up to enchant the audience with his melodious tunes.
Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Sagnik Ghosh, Executive Vice President and Business Head of Star Jalsha and Jalsha Movies said, “As we celebrate the dawn of a new year, it would be only befitting to give back our viewers something that will stay with them for a long time. ‘Boishakhi Jalsha 1426’ is the ultimate celebration of Bangaliana- a day which will showcase the might and grandeur of Bengal through music, dance and more. It is an ode to our culture, traditions and our people and the Jalsha family is extremely excited to share our New Year special offering with our audience on Nobo Borsho.”
Hosted by Jalsha stars, Rohan & Rooqma, Pallavi (Jaba) and Biswajit (Param), along with Shilajit & Biswanath, Boishakhi Jalsha will be aired on Star Jalsha SD and HD on 21st April at 18:00.