Archive for April, 2009

Day 120

Posted in Bangladesh, Portraits, River, Scenic, Street scene with tags , , on April 30, 2009 by marlandphotos

FAMILY sitting on bench the evening. 

Lots of orange

Day 119

Posted in Bangladesh, Portraits with tags on April 29, 2009 by marlandphotos

BATH TIME Halim’s brother taking a bath as you would when you have no privacy

Squeaky Clean

Day 118

Posted in Bangladesh, Friends, Portraits with tags , , , , , on April 28, 2009 by marlandphotos

NEW FRIEND

I made friends with this niece of Halim during my visit to his apartment.

New friend

Day 117

Posted in Bangladesh, Food with tags , , , on April 27, 2009 by marlandphotos

SUPER TASTY MEAL

Fish, leafy vegetable, eggs were served during my visit to Halim’s house in the Mohammadia Housing area.  There was also dal (lentil soup) and two more kinds of fish.  It was the best Rui Mach (Bengali name for the fish) I had ever had in Bangladesh.

Fish, eggs, and leafy vegetable

Day 116

Posted in Bangladesh, Friends, Portraits with tags , , , on April 26, 2009 by marlandphotos

INTERRUPTED NAP

Halim’s Brother-in-law checks to see who is walking by his window.  All of his relatives were very friendly.  A few didn’t want their photos taken.

Big Smile

Day 115

Posted in Bangladesh, Friends, Portraits with tags , , , on April 26, 2009 by marlandphotos

YOUNG GIRL

This young girl is a niece of the tea-stand operator I spent the afternoon with last Friday.

Young Bengali Girl

Day 114

Posted in Bangladesh, football, Friends, Portraits with tags , , , on April 24, 2009 by marlandphotos

HALIM a 29 yr-old young man I play football with.  He invited me to his teastand and house today.  I had an enjoyable six hours with him.  Here he is giving me a cup of tea.  

A great friend and football player.