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Hogwarts comes alive in Dhaka on Sunday

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Published on : 14 October 2017, 04:05 PM
Hogwarts comes alive in Dhaka on Sunday Hogwarts comes alive in Dhaka

Sunday might turn to be an exciting day for the `Potterheads` of Bangladesh. 

The British Council Bangladesh will be hosting a five-day long festival starting on Sunday, 14th October 2017. The festival will run through five public libraries as part of its collaboration with the public libraries through the Libraries Unlimited which is another British Council Project.

The festival will feature art competition, a magic show by Jewel Aich, panel discussion, treasure hunt, quizzes and games, wizards classroom, magic potion classroom while it will arrange an exhibition titled ‘ Diagon Alley: Exhibition of Harry Potter Props.`

Harry Potter is a series of fantasy novels written by British author J. K. Rowling while the first novel ‘Harry Potter and the Philosopher`s Stone was released on 26 June 1997.

The series has been translated into 67 languages while all seven books have been released in unabridged audiobook versions, with Stephen Fry reading the UK editions and Jim Dale voicing the series for the American publications.

Online registration will be needed to get the entry pass in the festival while interested visitors can visit to register -- http://bit.ly/harrypotterfestival.

 

Source: UNB

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