Winter: A Season of Festival
Introduction: The earth moves around the sun in a year and it causes six seasons. As a result heat, Cold and rainfall vary in different periods of the yew’ with the advent of its different seasons. The days are shorter and the nights get longer. The chilly mornings give you a different sense altogether. The winter is the fifth among these seasons.
Its duration: The winter season conies just after the late autumn in our country. It is the season of fog, mist, and chill. The Bengali months of ‘Poush’ and ‘Magh’ are generally the winter season in our Country. In the hilly areas, people experience snow during winters. They have to shovel it out of the way to make way for walking.
Description/ The feature of the season: A foggy winter morning appears to be very dull. But a clear winter morning is really lovely, charming, and enjoyable in every village of Bangladesh. The cock crows at dawn. Then we want to get up from the bed but we don’t wish to leave our warm quilt. However, we get up from the bed and go out to wash our hands and face. Dew-drops glitter in the morning sun. The villagers do not start working in the morning. They gossip in the morning sun.
A season of festivals: The winter is not altogether a curse. It is a suitable season for various activities. Farmers can work hard, Students come back home before sundown and attend to their study. Social festivals are also held in this season. It is also time for school and college sports. The essence of winters is enhanced by Christmas as well. It sets the holiday mood for people and is admired all over the world.
Season of plenty/Winter fruits and vegetables: In winter juice from the date tree is collected. It is very pleasant to take a glass of date juice in the morning. Molasses, candies, and sugar are also made of it. So house-wives make many kinds of cakes in this season. In winter vegetables and fruits like cabbages, cauliflowers and oranges grow in plenty. Fish is also available in abundance this season.
Season of games and sports: The winter is the time for playing football and cricket. Players do not feel tired as the days are cool. Even they also play badminton at night using high power light.
Advantages: In winter everybody can work ham as the body does not sweat in cool. Farmers grow various kinds of vegetables.
Disadvantages: Winter brings hardship to the poor. The poor suffer bitterly at night and in the( morning in winter. They shiver in cold. The old suffer a front cough and cold. As the animals do not have proper shelter, they too lose their lives. In addition, many flights are also canceled during this season.
Conclusion: Though the proverb goes, “Nero fiddles while Route burns” yet the winter i. enjoyable to the people of Bangladesh. Nonetheless, this does not make winter any less important. It is quite essential to maintain balance in the weather of our country.