ISBN: 984 8127 09 7

Cover Type: HB

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Festivals of Bangladesh

By Muntassir Mamoon (Author)

Publisher(s): International Centre for Bengal Studies   

First Published: 1996 No. of Pages: 152 Weight (kg): 0.5

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In The Festivals of Bangladesh Muntassir Mamoon reports from a variety of flash points across Bangladesh. Getting out on to the streets to get beyond the rituals, Mamoon paints a radical portrait of the struggles, hopes and needs of the people. The Other Bangladesh: religious festivals: Eid, Muharram, Janmastami, Durga Puja New year all are powerfully portrayed as the festivals where high versus low culture is intertwined, in which artists and common men, religious devotees and intellectuals, all striving in various ways to embrace the multicultural society we live in. 

This book features in: Lifestyle Art and Culture Academic and Reference Books Sociology Urban and Regional Planning URP

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