Skogskyrkogården

Skogskyrkogården (the reason I came to Sweden). The pictures do not do it justice. I spent 4 hours here this morning walking around and I have not seen 1/4th of it. “Skogs” means woodland, so as you can see from the photos, the name is quite appropriate.

A view of the old crematorium and the famous granite cross

A view of the old crematorium and the famous granite cross

shoutout to bonnie

shoutout to bonnie

Theses things are at the very top and center of the meditation hill

Theses things are at the very top and center of the meditation hill

Gardeners are constantly at work, maintaining the beauty of this forest

Gardeners are constantly at work, maintaining the beauty of this forest

older graves in a basin field, which I think also resemble the scattered

older graves in a basin field, which I think also resemble the scattered “sugar cube” (wrapped in white plastic) hay bails in the countryside

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