Saturday, March 21, 2009

Green-Wood's Tranquility Garden


A relatively new addition (2006) to Green-Wood is the Tranquility Garden area which contains over 8,000 niches for cremated remains. Cozy rooms offer seating arrangements where one can reflect. A friend of mine told me he could "sit there for hours". Outside, a large koi pond filled with beautiful fish, calms the senses. This entire area makes one think of cremation in an entirely different way.

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