Wednesday, March 11, 2009

More Occasions Than You Can Shake a Stick At

These are trying times for Bangladesh. Maybe it is time to look at the many different occasions, festive or otherwise, that take place here, to show the spirit and diversity of the people?

Serving up Haleem for Iftar During Ramadan

February 21, Language Day

Durga Puja of the Hindus

Bouddha Purnima of the Buddhists

Muharram of the Shi'a Muslims

St. Anthony's Festival of the Catholics

Bengali New Year

Rash Festival of the Manipuris


Shahan said...

I really have to tag along with on one of your trips. It is amazing what catches your eye...

ulysses said...

Thanks Shahan, but I have a feeling you would be quickly bored if you came along :-)