Muhurram Procession, Calcutta, c1912

কলকাতার রাস্তায় মহরম মিছিল, তাজিয়া, c১৯১২ This is a view of Muhurram procession through a crowded Calcutta street with tazieh theatre performance in the background. Tazieh drama re-enacts heroic tales of love and sacrifice. Muharram is the first of the four sacred months of the Islamic lunar calendar. It is held to be the mostContinue reading “Muhurram Procession, Calcutta, c1912”