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Bay of Bengal Architecture Information: Building Designs – South Asian Built Environment

Bangladeshi Building Developments

Bengali Architectural Projects + Key New Property Designs, alphabetical:

Bangladesh Architecture Designs – chronological list

Arcadia Education Project in South Kanarchor

Bait Ur Rouf Mosque Dhaka Building

Community Spaces in Rohingya Refugee Response

Dhaka Buildings

Embassy of the Republic of Turkey in Dhaka

Friendship Centre Gaibandha Building

Infrastructure System for Dhaka Bangladesh

Sustainable Inner-City Campus Dhaka Bangladesh

Urban River Spaces in Jhenaidah

Location: Bangladesh, Southern Asia

Southern Asia Building Developments

Pakistan Buildings

Indian Architecture

2 June 2022
Community Spaces in Rohingya Refugee Response, Teknaf, Cox’s Bazar District, Division of Chittagong
Architects: Rizvi Hassan, Khwaja Fatma, Saad Ben Mostafa
Community Spaces in Rohingya Refugee Response
photograph © Aga Khan Trust for Culture / Asif Salman (photographer)
Rather than separate projects, the six sustainably built structures in the world’s largest refugee camps, housing Rohingya fleeing Myanmar’s genocidal violence, are a collection of practice exercise: Each created scope for the next according to need. Much of the design occurred collaboratively in the field.

Arcadia Education Project in South Kanarchor by Saif Ul Haque Sthapati Architects:
Arcadia Education Project in South Kanarchor Bangladesh Developments
photograph © Aga Khan Trust for Culture / Sanndro di Carlo Darsa


Officially the People’s Republic of Bangladesh this is a country in South Asia. It is bordered by India and Myanmar, at the apex of the Bay of Bengal. It is separated from Nepal and Bhutan by the narrow Siliguri Corridor. It is the world’s eighth most populous country and the ninety-second largest country by area, making it one of the most densely populated nations on Earth. The majority of the population are Muslims, followed by Hindus, with diverse Buddhist and Christian communities.

The architectural traditions of Bangladesh have a 2,500-year-old heritage. Terracotta architecture is a distinct feature of Bengal. Pre-Islamic Bengali architecture reached its pinnacle during the Pala Empire, when the Pala School of Sculptural Art established grand structures such as the Somapura Mahavihara.

Islamic architecture began developing under the Bengal Sultanate, when local terracotta styles influenced medieval mosque construction. The Adina Mosque of undivided Bengal was the largest mosque built in the Indian subcontinent.
source: wikipedia

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