Friday, February 22, 2013

Common Leisure Pursuits in Bangladesh


People of both villages and cities in Bangladesh have their own pastimes. Usually village people love to play hadudu, cards, football and many other country games. They also go on hunting, fishing, boating and picnic. The city-dwellers usually stick to play football, crickets cards. The latest addition to the youngsters is browsing at home or in the Cyber Cafes. Some sports and pastimes are common, e.g. reading newspapers, watching TV or listening to radio. Games like cards. Football and cricket are common to all. At the end of the winter people go on long distance picnic in large groups. This type of picnic has become a trend now. Traveling is a very good pastime. It is not only leisure rather it helps people to add to their knowledge. In fact, despite much poverty and problems the people of Bangladesh march forward with their energetic sportive spirit.

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