Earning a taka in Bangladesh


airgun man (1 taka a shot)


barber in Old Dhaka


boatbuilder in Nagarpur


Jamuna River boat captain


child brick breaker, making aggregate for concrete


butchers, butchered and butchered-to-be


cobbler in Old Dhaka


bicycle mechanic


drying rice


ear cleaner


farmers


ferryman


fireman


fisher


women fishing minnows


fisher


guide on St. Martin's Island


harbourmaster at Tara Ghat


harmonium maker in Old Dhaka


headstone carver in Old Dhaka


honeyseller in Gulshan


lepers begging in Gulshan


living goddess


domestic servant


market trader


recyclers


road seller


school master


snake charmer


soldier


street sweepers in Baridhara


street vendor


tea wallah


traffic policeman


van puller


fetching water


water carrier, richshaw puller


weaver and apprentice


The tanasur-wallah attracts you with his call for a savoury snack.


Need a key made? Listen for the chabi-wallah's jingle.