Visit to Kolkata, Jorhat and Kaziranga, 7-130517
We visited Kolkata
had an evening admiring the Victoria Memorial,
and visited the family who brought me up.
We visited Pradeep and Sulakshana Barthakur at their home in Jorhat, where they run a centre for children. (Pokamura, 7km from Jorhat)
The location is
Their home is a veritable garden of Eden which they share with all kinds of beings:
Bronzeback Tree Snake
We went to Kaziranga National Park, staying at Wild Grass resort.
Red Jungle Fowl
Swamp Deer (bArAsinghA)
Here’s K1’s beautiful depiction of the elephant safari,
where we saw so much of wildlife.
The Flickr albums are:
It was a memorable trip and I enjoyed it very much, through my own experience and that of my family.