the ramadan boat

In Ramadan, municipalities set up tents where the poor can break their fasts for free. Each day the meals are supplied by various firms and sponsors and people wait in queues for hours to get to eat something. This year the Uskudar municipality has done a change and hired a boat (in fact a huge car ferry), decorated it with lights (the thing looks like a vegas casino) and put it into service. Each night, there are theatre shows, concerts and cultural activities after the meal, says a local newspaper. here are some pictures

Comments are closed.

Terms of use | Privacy Policy | Content: Creative Commons | Site and Design © 2009 | Metroblogging ® and Metblogs ® are registered trademarks of Bode Media, Inc.