South Park Street Cemetery – Kolkata’s Haunted Place

South Park Street Cemetery – Kolkata’s Haunted Place

“Cemetery” … The word itself denotes our final destination where we get disappear in the dust in our eternal sleep leaving all our power, money, fame, friends and family behind us. The South Park Street Cemetery – Kolkata’s Haunted Place, is one of the oldest cultural heritage sites in Kolkata established in 1767 when East India Company came into force.

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View of cemetery

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Nandan-Kolkata’s Cultural Hub

Nandan-Kolkata’s Cultural Hub

Kolkata… The cultural capital of India. It is the city where the first film society was formed. Nandan is located in “Centre of Attraction” of Kolkata in the Rabindra Sadan Area. It is the film and cultural hub in Kolkata under the West Bengal Government. Nandan-Kolkata’s Cultural Hub promotes the cinematic knowledge and awareness among the society. 

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Nandan Hall – West Bengal Film Centre

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Howrah Railway Museum-Rich History of Locomotives

Howrah Railway Museum-Rich History of Locomotives

Looking back in our childhood memories, we can reminisce those beautiful days when we used to stand in a queue to form a train holding each other’s shoulders, moving forward making the sound of running train by mouth. Howrah Railway Museum-Rich History of Locomotives

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A meter gauge Steam Locomotive at Hall of Fame

Now as a travel buff, we always cherish our train journey. It always offers a unique excitement whenever we visited the station to catch the train. The crowd of busy people, some are running from one platform to another to catch the train. And others just sitting on the platform waiting for their train, the hawkers and so on.

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Smaranika – Kolkata’s Only Tram Museum

Smaranika – Kolkata’s Only Tram Museum

Smaranika - Kolkata's Only Tram Museum
Smaranika – Kolkata’s Only Tram Museum

Where the morning of Kolkata begins with the rattling sound of tram bell, it is quite natural how tram is connected with the cultural heritage of our city. Getting a chance to explore the world of old tramways and knowing more facts about trams was a golden opportunity for us. We heard about the heritage transport museum, Smaranika – Kolkata’s Only Tram Museum standing at Esplanade.

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Mullick Ghat Flower Market (Kolkata)

Mullick Ghat Flower Market (Kolkata)

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Seller busy at weighing flowers

One year before in the morning, we were traveling to Howrah station by cab to catch the train. When our cab was crossing the strand road, suddenly we got a mixed floral aroma. Immediately we peeped out of our cab and became so amazed to see the huge collection of the flowers. That day we decided to explore this market whenever we get the chance. So a few days back we finally explored. Let’s give an image of the scenario of Mullick Ghat Flower Market (Kolkata).

Flowers always make people better, happier and more helpful; they are sunshine, food, and medicine to the soul.” The famous quote was written by Luther Burbank

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