Christmas preparations underway in Dhaka

  • A woman checks out Christmas bells at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market. The bells are hung as decoration on Christmas trees and doors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A woman checks out Christmas bells at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market. The bells are hung as decoration on Christmas trees and doors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A man checks out Christmas bells at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market. The bells are hung as decoration on Christmas trees and doors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A man checks out Christmas bells at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market. The bells are hung as decoration on Christmas trees and doors. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Christmas is incomplete without Christmas tree decorations. Trees of different sizes are now available for sale at various markets. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Christmas is incomplete without Christmas tree decorations. Trees of different sizes are now available for sale at various markets. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shoppers browse through home decoration items at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market ahead of Christmas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shoppers browse through home decoration items at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market ahead of Christmas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Shoppers browse through home decoration items at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market ahead of Christmas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Shoppers browse through home decoration items at a store in Dhaka’s Farmview Super Market ahead of Christmas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A variety of home decoration items, including Christmas trees, are on sale at a store in Farmview Super Market in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A variety of home decoration items, including Christmas trees, are on sale at a store in Farmview Super Market in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • The red Santa Claus hat is a classic item for Christmas parties. A woman is seen shopping for Santa hats at a store in Dhaka’s Farmgate. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    The red Santa Claus hat is a classic item for Christmas parties. A woman is seen shopping for Santa hats at a store in Dhaka’s Farmgate. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • Various home decoration items, including Christmas trees, are on sale at Farmview Super Market in Dhaka’s Farmgate ahead of Christmas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    Various home decoration items, including Christmas trees, are on sale at Farmview Super Market in Dhaka’s Farmgate ahead of Christmas. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

  • A variety of home decoration items, including Christmas trees, are on sale at a store in Farmview Super Market in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove

    A variety of home decoration items, including Christmas trees, are on sale at a store in Farmview Super Market in Dhaka. Photo: Asif Mahmud Ove