Who in this world don’t like to travel around? Almost everyone of us like to travel. Because, there are no other things in this world is as enjoyable and mind-filling as travelling. We want to get relief from boringness and ‘’travelling’’ in different places gives us mental satisfaction.
Here we will discuss about a scenic and tranquil natural place. The name of the place is ‘’Birishiri’’. It is a small village in Netrokona district. It is placed around almost 200km northern side from Dhaka city. Birishiri is kinda off-track place for travelers. If anyone tries to find good food, dancing best entertainment then they will surely disappoint. It is rather a natural place which can be obliged by pure traveling eyes.
Birishiri is a traditional & amazing place for travelers. It is full of beauty, all amazing greenery scene. The beautiful blue water lake and greenish theme can charm anyone’s mind and eyes. The most attractive thing of Birishiri is salient Durgapur ceramic hills as a décor, very beautiful, astonishing bluish-green lake just flowing beside the ceramic hill. You can enjoy array of green forest and gracefully decorated trees in the far sights. The whole place looks like a kingdom of green. Nature seems poured it’s all beauty in here. The Shomeshwari River is another core place of the cinematic environment of Birishiri. The color and depth of the Shomeshwari River always changes as the season progresses. It has such a dynamism and it’s really so enjoyable to see that scenic movements of it. You can cross this river via foot during the winter period.
In Durgapur hills area, visitors can find plenty of vivid cultural variety as there are lots of tribal people made their habitats there. Garo, Hajong, Murong are some of most notable tribal people living there. These tribal people are carrying their tradition, culture and acculturation through years by years by keeping harmony and amity. There are lots of sign of memory stagnation of ‘’Tunka Revolution’’ can be found in that place.
Ranimata Rashimoni’s monuments are also situated there. Rashimoni Hajong was renowned woman leader of farmer movement. Saint Joseph church can be soft your eyes. You can locate Susong Durgapur landlord house besides the Upazilla Parishad. Once upon a time this house was surrounded by big walls and armies, court, armory, zoo were spotted inside this prominent house. Another historical place of ‘’Komola Rani’s Dighir Par’’ are not too far from here. This places just reminiscing the good old era. There is a cultural academy which owned by tribal people of Birishiri. The place is charming of this cultural academy. Almost every kind of cultural programs on various occasions and festivals are arranging by this academy. There is also an ethnical museum in the first place to offer visitors about the traditional and chronological moments of the place and people.
How to go – You can visit Birishiri by ‘’Ena Bus’’ from Mohakhali. The last stoppage is Birishiri busstand. Going from Myemensingh to Birishiri is much easier than going from Dhaka to Birishiri. Bus rent can be at 170-200 range from Dhaka. It can take 3 or 4 hours to reach the desired destination.
Birishiri isn’t so good place for good accommodation, food or entertainment. But, it has some scenic and natural feelings which can enthrall your mind and soul. It’s secluded and serene atmosphere gives a different dimension to the place and it also holds some old Bangla tradition of it’s own.
Good luck to travelling in Birishiri !! and enjoy pristine nature of Susong Durgapur Birishiri as well as Shomeswari River’s beauty.