Worship of Dhakeswari Temple: This Dhakeswari Temple is one of the oldest temples in Bangladesh. Folklore has it that Raja Ballal Sen found a Durga idol in the forest on the banks of the river Buriganga. After that he installed that idol and introduced Durga Puja. Since then this temple is known as Dhakeswari temple. Many people say that the capital Dhaka was named after this temple.