How is the morning of the Indian homeless
• How is the morning of the Indian homeless
Reluctantly disable the annoying sound of the alarm clock of the fifth iPhone, you take a hot shower in anticipation of a cup of cappuccino ... Somewhere at the same time in Kolkata, thousands of people awake in his roadside box, take a shower at the nearest hydrant or a dip in the holy Ganges. In India, more than 300 million homeless people, is the highest rate among all countries of the world.
Indian cities fall asleep early, at nightfall close their shops all roadside traders, as early as 9 pm the second street on the metropolitan area of India opustevayut. I can not believe that even in the afternoon the streets were like an anthill ... Wakes Kolkata is also very early and I suggest you wake up at 5 in the morning and go for a walk through the streets of the city, to go down to the banks of the Ganges, to see how the day begins in the famous flower market . Not so hot, the air still preserves transparency and absorbed daily smog, the rhythm of life has not swung, although the ringing sound of horns rickshaws already accustomed to stun you from all sides. Morning walk in Calcutta ... ?!
15 million people living in Calcutta, it's hot and humid. Early morning - the only way to see the city almost without people:
The first trams carry their few passengers ...
Tram in India appeared in 1902, and Kolkata - the only city in the country, where trams are still preserved. Now here 29 tram routes and rolling stock over 60 years.
Teeth clean so that's right on the street:
Fire hydrant and also serves as a morning shower:
57y A bus goes to the famous Howrah Bridge, which you can see on the main photo, I will show it separately. Let me just say that it absolutely can not be photographed. Why? I have no idea, but the police this is followed on the bridge.
Girls come for drinking water, which is drawn into cans (?):
And here is the Indian Starbucks. Masala tea for a few rupees.
So far, plastic disposable cup in India - is a luxury, so use low-cost and also disposable clay stkanchiki. Here is a picture of the mountains near the broken clay cups sellers masala tea is ubiquitous:
It is necessary to lift his head up, and we meet with advertising beautiful life (and the guy in shorts with a glass bladimerri), which has nothing to do with the reality that surrounds us:
On the street are cut:
motorikshi driver waits for the client to the flower market:
A taxi in India - Hindus Ambassador legendary cars! This is certainly a topic for another story.
It will take one hour and the town will be very different, filled with the roar of cars and endless signals car horns. But it will be another Kolkata and another story.
India is Great!
India - a fascinating country, incredible contrast! Ideal for immersion in the atmosphere of independent travel. Once it was the first for me from distant lands, I'm in love with her and finally bezpovorotno.