click an image to see the large version - 12 pictures out of a total of 36 Pictures of India - West Bengal - Calcutta (Kolkata)
colonial building style in the center
the ramshackle tram
Howrah Bridge and the Hooghly River
the Victoria Memorial Hall
a hand-pulled rickshaw
the Writer's Building, the seat of the West Bengal Government
the Radha Madhava Temple
people crossing Howrah Bridge over the Hooghly River
images are being prepared for a Hindu festival
the name of the city is derived from the Kalighat, Kali Temple
flower offerings at the Kalighat, Kali Temple
the Indian Museum, the largest and oldest museum in India
all photography on this page by Willem Proos
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