Background of Banaripara Upazila: The location of Banaripara upazila of Barisal district, which is intertwined with the memory of Sher-e-Bangla, is between 22 ° 5-15 'north latitude and 90 ° 45' longitude. The total area of Banaripara upazila is 134.34 sq. Km. It is bounded on the north by uzirpur upazila, on the south by jhalkathi sadar upazila, on the west by nazirbad upazila, on the east by uzirpu upazila.
There are different opinions about the naming of this upazila. According to many, the name Banaripara was added to the monkeys by adding the suffix 'e' to the monkeys that lived there at one time. There is evidence that Banaripara was named after a combination of the words "Ban" and "Ori"