Kolkata's Flower Market

An Easy Tours' Photo Essay

The Kolkata Flower Market is the largest flower market in Asia

The Kolkata Flower Market interests shoppers from all walks of life.

Vendors sell a variety of flowers.

Many vendors live in their stalls.

Most of the vendors bring their goods from nearby farms.

The flowers purchased here are used for a variety of purposes ranging from decoration to religious ceremonies.

The flowers purchased here are used for a variety of purposes ranging from decoration to religious ceremonies.

Often bustling, the market is a riot of color and activity.

Some 2,000 growers bring their goods to the market.

The market is busiest during the festival seasons.