The earliest Bengali poetry Caryagiti written more than a thousand years ago are best described as spiritual poetry using mystical language and imagery. The poems are a part of the cultural and religious heritage of Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Bhutan and Tibet. The author has matched the poems with contemporary terra-cotta tiles found in north Bangladesh.
Hasna Jasimuddin Moudud graduated from Dhaka University in 1965 and MA from University of Dayton. She played a very active role in USA for recognition and liberation of Bangladesh during 1970-71. Hasna was elected as Member of Parliament, from 1987 to 1990. Hasna is at present Chairperson of Bangladesh National Committee of IUCN Members. She received Annaya Top Ten Women's Award in 2004, Bangladesh.