It is the Carypada, a collection of 47 Buddhist hymns written by 23 poets between.With about 250 million native and about 300 million total speakers worldwide, Bengali is one of the most spoken languages, ranked seventh in the world.

Singh, Kumar Suresh (2008)."Protest poetry: Assam's Bengali Muslims take a stand".

The palatal stops are, in fact, affricates.44 Later from the 3rd to the 6th centuries CE, the kingdom of Magadha served as the seat of the Gupta Empire.According to Nitish Sengupta, though the Bengal renaissance was the "culmination of the process of emergence of the cultural characteristics of the Bengali people that had started in the age of Hussein Shah, it remained predominantly Hindu and only partially Muslim." 64 There were, nevertheless.