Khulna and Bagerhat, Bangladesh

Photos taken by David Stanley on a visit to Khulna and Bagerhat, Bangladesh.
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Shait Gumbad Mosque (1459) at Bagerhat, Bangladesh, has 77 domes although the name translates "60 Dome Mosque".

Shait Gumbad Mosque at Bagerhat, Bangladesh, has 77 domes although the name translates Dome Mosque".

A group of old men relaxing inside the Shait Gumbad Mosque (1459) in Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

A group of old men relaxing inside the Shait Gumbad Mosque in Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

The Bagerhat Museum is next to Shait Gumbad Mosque at Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

The Bagerhat Museum is next to Shait Gumbad Mosque at Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

Impatient passengers awaiting their train on a railway platform between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

Impatient passengers awaiting their train on a railway platform between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

The tomb of 15th century Sufi mystic Khan-i-Janan is kept in a mausoleum at Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

The tomb of century Sufi mystic Khan-i-Janan is kept in a mausoleum at Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

The Mausoleum of Khan-i-Janan holds the tomb of the 15th century founder of Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

The Mausoleum of Khan-i-Janan holds the tomb of the century founder of Bagerhat, Bangladesh.

The 1.6-kilometer Khan Jahan Ali Bridge over the Rupsa River at Khulna, Bangladesh, opened in 2005.

The Khan Jahan Ali Bridge over the Rupsa River at Khulna, Bangladesh, opened in

The Divisional Museum at Khulna, Bangladesh, contains pottery and photos from around the district.

The Divisional Museum at Khulna, Bangladesh, contains pottery and photos from around the district.

The ramshackle riverfront at Khulna, Bangladesh, is always active.

The ramshackle riverfront at Khulna, Bangladesh, is always active.

Heavily loaded passenger boats cross the Rupsa River at Khulna, Bangladesh.

Heavily loaded passenger boats cross the Rupsa River at Khulna, Bangladesh.

A ferry carries cars and pedestrians across the Rupsa Riiver at Khulna, Bangladesh. Since the opening of a bridge just downstream in 2005 far fewer vehicles use the ferry.

A ferry carries cars and pedestrians across the Rupsa Riiver at Khulna, Bangladesh. Since the opening of a bridge just downstream in 2005 far fewer vehicles use the ferry.

The third class carriage of the InterCity train between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

The third class carriage of the InterCity train between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

Local people waiting for the train to go by at a level crossing between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

Local people waiting for the train to go by at a level crossing between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

A banana depot behind a railway station between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

A banana depot behind a railway station between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

Passengers awaiting a local train on a platform between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

Passengers awaiting a local train on a platform between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

Bananas are sold of the platforms of railway stations between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

Bananas are sold of the platforms of railway stations between Rajshahi and Khulna, Bangladesh.

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