Category Archives: Dhaka

Ramadan, Tea Stalls, and Restaurants

During the Holy Month of Ramadan most tea stalls and restaurants hang tarps for privacy for those that need to eat and drink. Rickshaw Wallahs work hard and need their energy, and there are people of other religions that do not fast during this time.

Tea Stall on Asad Avenue

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Fun Times at the Rickshaw Sprint and Relay Race

Dhaka Rickshaw Fiesta Week 2014 started of with two races.  It was a fun event.  No I didn’t pull a rickshaw!  The relay had 21 rickshaws and 84 rickshaw pullers.

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Alice Poses with Relay teams in front of the Parliament Building