Post Card 6 ~ Street Life in Kolkata, India

India, and Kolkata in particular, continue to amaze. Economic growth is booming and India is creating billionaires faster than almost anywhere else. However, in Kolkata, the infrastructure is little changed since British rule and the now illegal caste system still keeps many from getting ahead. Here are a few more images of Kolkata street life including bathing in the sacred Ganges, a rickshaw puller, an example of the dilapidated trolley system, and a portrait or two.

 

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