dried tobacco leaves at street market (india)

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dried tobacco leaves at street market (india)

Market stall selling dried tobacco leaves at street market in Gairkata (India)

I just took a break from my long motorcycle journey and strolled around this lively and colorful street market in a small town called Gairkata, in West Bengal.­

boy
cross-legged
dried
gairkata
man
sitting
stall
street market
tobacco leaves
vendor
west bengal
April 4, 2013
National Highway 31, East Gairkata, West Bengal 735212, India
India 2013 1558 photos

Photos taken in India in 2013

The highlight if this trip was the Maha Kumba Mela Hindu Festival, the largest human gathering on earth, which happens once every 12 years.­

Other regions visited include the springs of the Ganges river, Varanasi, the Konark sun temple.­

See also my photos of Nepal that I took the same year.­