Kolkata Soundscapes

Prinsep Ghat: Ramblings

Description: The following recording was undertaken on 27th April, 2015. Using specialized camera equipment and advanced audio technologies, this recording captures the acoustic environment around Prinsep Ghat, one of the newer ghats (lit. flight of steps or landing) which adorn the riverfront. The Prinsep monument built in honour of the 17th century English scholar and linguist, James Prinsep, is maintained by the state government, and is a site for tourists and families to relax in the weekends.

Date of Recording: 27th April, 2015

Duration: 00:06:48

Video Text: Header Video Text  

Subtitles: N.A

Location: Geolocation varies. Approximate area represented in map. Specific points indicate areas visible in the video.