Every year on the last Bengali month of Chaitra, thousands of Hindu devotees from home and abroad assemble there for Tirtha-Snan, a holy bath in the river
Photographers Archives: Pranabesh Das
Pranabesh Das (www.ujangaon.wordpress.com) was born at Sylhet, a bordering area of Bangladesh, on July 1980. He has a deep passion in photography since his very early days. Recently he is struggling to turn his passionate desire into core concentration. As a member of Sylhet Photographic Society, SPS. He is participating in all activities undertaken by it. As a photographer, he thinks photography reflects the life in a unique manner. Photography is a way of perceiving life as it is, to his point of view, it is a form of art easy to reach for mass people.
This series of photos tells us the story of the Mazar of Hazrat Shahjalal and the mysticism related to it. Hazrat Shahjalal’s name is associated with the Muslim conquest in Sylhet.