POD | Zuma Press 16 May 2013

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May 16, 2013 – Chittagong, Bangladesh – Bangladeshi police urge people to move to safer areas ahead of the arrival of tropical cyclone Mahasen in Chittagong, Bangladesh. People living in coastal areas in Bangladesh and Myanmar are being evacuated as cyclone Mahasen is expected to make landfall late Thursday or early Friday, according to news reports. (Credit Image: © Monirul Alam/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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POD | Zuma Press 06 April 2013

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April 6, 2013 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – Islamic activists march to Dhaka’s business hub Motijheel turning it into a human sea as thousands of people poured into the area to join the mass rally of radical Islamist organization Hefajat-e Islam to press home its 13-point demands including capital punishment of atheist bloggers for ‘defaming’ Islam and Prophet Muhammad (pbuh). (Credit Image: © Monirul Alam/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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POD | Zuma Press 28 March 2013

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March 28, 2013 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – Police point a gun at a home owner during a search for protesters who took part in a nationwide strike called by the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP). The BNP and its allies enforced a 36 hour general strike across the country mainly to demand the release of more than 150 of their leaders and activists detained earlier this month. (Credit Image: © Monirul Alam/ZUMAPRESS.com)

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POD | Zuma Press 11 March 2013

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March 11, 2013 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – BNP acting secretary MIRZA FAKHRUL ISLAM ALAMGIR (C) is detained after members and supporters of the opposition Bangladesh Nationalist Party (BNP) clashed with police Monday. Hundreds of stone-throwing anti-government protesters were denouncing the trials of several opposition politicians accused of crimes stemming from the country’s 1971 independence war. © Monirul Alam

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POD | Zuma Press 10 March 2013

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March 10, 2013 – Dhaka, Bangladesh – Bangladeshi Hindu devotees perform rituals to celebrate Maha Shivaratri, the great night of Shiva, at a temple in Narayangonj Kali Mandi on the outskirts of Dhaka. The Hindu festival is marked by fasting and offering prayers in a night-long vigil. Maha Shivaratri, literally meaning the night of Shiva, is celebrated on the 13th night and 14th day of the Maagha or Phalguna month of the Hindu calendar every year with an aim to please the all powerful Lord Shiva. © Monirul Alam

 

Hindu Religious Fasting with Thousand Lights and Colors

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 12 Nov. 2011. Dhaka. Bangladesh-Thousand of Hindu devotee’s seats with lights (Prodip) and praying to Gods in front of Shri Shri Lokanath Brahmachar Ashram and temple during their fasting programmers called Kartik Brati or Rakher Upobash at Old Dhaka in Swamibagh. The programmed organized Shri Shri Lokanath Shanga on the month of 5th, 8th and 12th November. © Monirul Alam http://monirul.photoshelter.com/