Exciting News! Dhaka’s iconic Rickshaws and mesmerizing Rickshaw Painting have earned a prestigious spot on UNESCO’s Representative List of Intangible Cultural Heritage! Join us in celebrating this milestone at Dhaka 25k 2024 – Run To Save Dhaka’s Heritage. Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Bangladesh as we proudly mark our 5th inscription on the List.
Experience the charm of ‘Dhakar Rickshaw’ or ‘Rickshaw chitra’ – an extraordinary blend of human-propelled transport and exceptional decorative art. Each stroke on these three-wheeled wonders tells a story of tradition and craftsmanship, making it an inseparable part of Dhaka’s identity.
Witness the magic unfold as the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of Intangible Cultural Heritage recognized the unique ‘Rickshaws and Rickshaw Painting in Dhaka’ during their 18th session in Kasane, Botswana.
Don’t miss the chance to be part of history! Come, enjoy, and run to preserve Dhaka’s vibrant cultural heritage at Dhaka 25k 2024!