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Anglican church of St. John in the Wilderness in Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India – photo gallery

Anglican church of St. John in the Wilderness is located of outskirts of McLeod Gunj – Tibetan part of Dharamsala. Before Tibetan refugees settled here — McLeod Gunj was summer vacation resort for British Raj officials. Next to this church is picturesque cemetery with stone Celtic crosses and typical British tombs. One grave is dedicated to James Bruce, 8th Earl of Elgin – Lord Elgin Governor-General & Viceroy of India. He died in Himachal Pradesh of a heart attack while crossing a swinging rope and wood bridge.

 

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St John s in the Wilderness Anglican Church Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala Himachal Pradesh India
Viceroy of British India and Governor General of Canada grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Viceroy of British India and Governor General of Canada grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Entrance gate to St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave with MY WILL BE DONE sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave with MY WILL BE DONE sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Stone grave with IN MEMORY OF gothic sign St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Cross stone grave with panorama of Dharamsala in background St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Stone graves with panorama of Dharamsala in background St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross metal grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India
Celtic cross stone grave St John s in the Wilderness anglican Church Dharamsala India

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