The Garden Guide

Eden Gardens Calcutta - Kolkata

Eden Gardens form part of the Maidan around Fort William. The land which was cleared of jungle by the British to create a defensive zone round the fort. Eden Gardens are named after Lord Auckland's sister. They are picturesque - and best known for the nearby cricket pitch.
The Burmese Pavilion in Eden Gardens, Kolkata. The temple was brought from Prome in 1856.  (Photo courtesy Brian Harrington Spier)

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