Journey through Rivers of Barisal, Coastal Bangladesh
Sabyasachi Ghosh Dastidar
Here are a few pictures of a journey from SriRamKathi village to Doihari village of Swarupkathi (island) to Malikanda village of Uzirpur through Sandhya Nodi (river) all in Barisal District.
The journey took almost eight hours through the picturesque countryside, while Bengali kirtan music played through the help of solar-powered battery, and hot lunch served by monk Sunil Sadhu.
One of the Rivers
On the Boat
On the Deck
On the Canal
Landing at Sahid Smriti Madhyamik Balika Bidyaloi (Martyrs Memorial Girls' High School), Doihari
River port scene
Commuting by Boat
Landing at Malikanda
Welcome at Malikanda Surya Sen Orphanage with Dhunuchi Nach (Incense Dance)
Evening on Sandhya Nodi (river)