Gorosthaney Sabdhan - Park Street Cemetery

Gorosthaney Sabdhan - Park Street Cemetery

How could a place be so full and empty at the same time? All around are the crumbling graves with cracked tombstones, faded with time, covered with yellow moss and falling leaves of the trees around, somehow surviving in an eerie silence. The South Park Street Cemetery, Kolkata is a concentration of the who’s who of British Raj. Many mighty ones found their last resting place here—surrounded by a twenty foot high mossy stone wall enclosure—in one of the oldest cemeteries of India.

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I wander about on my motorcycle, and welcome bribes in the form of good food.

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