Jamdani Palli weaves dreams again

  • Many weavers have begun working at their waterlogged houses although floodwaters have receded. A woman artisan is seen weaving a saree at a flooded house at Jamdani Palli in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many weavers have begun working at their waterlogged houses although floodwaters have receded. A woman artisan is seen weaving a saree at a flooded house at Jamdani Palli in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Many weavers have begun working at their waterlogged houses although floodwaters have receded. A woman artisan is seen weaving a saree at a flooded house at Jamdani Palli in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Many weavers have begun working at their waterlogged houses although floodwaters have receded. A woman artisan is seen weaving a saree at a flooded house at Jamdani Palli in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Children also assist the adult artisans in weaving sarees at Jamdani Palli in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Children also assist the adult artisans in weaving sarees at Jamdani Palli in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Work at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra had remained suspended for a long time due to the coronavirus lockdown and floods. The artisans have started weaving sarees again after the floodwaters receded. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Work at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra had remained suspended for a long time due to the coronavirus lockdown and floods. The artisans have started weaving sarees again after the floodwaters receded. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Work at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra had remained suspended for a long time due to the coronavirus lockdown and floods. The artisans have started weaving sarees again after the floodwaters receded. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Work at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra had remained suspended for a long time due to the coronavirus lockdown and floods. The artisans have started weaving sarees again after the floodwaters receded. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • An artisan weaves a pattern on a saree. Work at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra had remained shut for months due to the coronavirus outbreak and floods. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    An artisan weaves a pattern on a saree. Work at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra had remained shut for months due to the coronavirus outbreak and floods. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man is drying yarns under an open sky at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man is drying yarns under an open sky at Jamdani Palli on the bank of the Shitalakkhya River in Dhaka’s Demra. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

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