Tag Archives: adibhasi

Protected: An Adventure in Rangamati (or How to gatecrash a Chakma wedding and get away with it) – Part Two

There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

Rate this:

Posted in Bangladesh, Culture, Travel | Tagged , , , , , , | Enter your password to view comments.

Frustrations, Hartals and a Wedding

I’m sat on my own in a guest house in Dhaka feeling pretty miserable to be honest. It’s been a hard July so far. Writing for JulNoWriMo has been all but impossible and I’m way behind on the writing. That said, … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Bangladesh, Culture, Life | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

A Northern Bangladesh Santal Wedding

Santals are, along with the Garo and Chakma, one of the biggest of the thirty or so tribes living in Bangladesh. In India and surrounding countries they add up to around six million. In Bangladesh they number around two hundred … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Bangladesh, Culture, Life, Religion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

A Happy New Year? Rape in India and Bangladesh

A friend put a link to this post on her Facebook today and I was deeply saddened – but not surprised – by what I read. I thought it fitting that I offer this link as the first of my … Continue reading

Rate this:

Posted in Bangladesh, Corruption, India | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments