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Dhaka Mega City Post #16: Friday Urban Prayers

While monsoon rain falls in the neighborhood of Kallyanpur, where the urban development has been increasingly fast in an area formerly known for its many ponds only 25 years ago and now developed into one of the city’s most densely populated areas, Friday prayers are held inside a construction site next to a mosque.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The community males here must rush to the mosque if they want to pray inside, in a clean environment as the Koran suggests, due to the high population density.

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