Legend has it that these princesses would dance the night, you know, one night’s wear and then go to sleep in the garment and then give it to their servants.’

– Sonia Ashmore, Author, ‘Muslin’.

  • The entrance to Ahsan Manzil
  • All set for Muslin Night
  • Ahsan Manzil, the venue
  • Guests arriving
  • Guests arriving
  • Guests at their table
  • Waiting for the show to start
  • Guests at their table
  • Mr Morshedul Islam and Professor Rehman Sobhan
  • Mr and Mrs Hasan Imam
  • Catching up with friends
  • Snapshot from trailer of Legend of the Loom
  • The opening speeches begin
  • Mr Faizul Latif Chowdhury flanked by the presenters
  • Dr Rizvi flanked by Mr Faizul Latif Chowdhury and Mr Rashed Khan Menon
  • A view of guests on the screens
  • Mr Rashed Khan Menon
  • The screens brought the speakers closer to the audience
  • Mr Saiful Islam flanked by the presenter and the Mayor of Dhaka South
  • Dr. Gowhar Rizvi
  • The Mayor of Dhaka South
  • The speakers inaugurating Muslin Night
  • Mr Saiful Islam
  • Mr Saiful Islam
  • Mr Saiful Islam rounds off his speech
  • The show is about to begin
  • The musicians