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Albany Rural Cemetery - a good guide to common cemetery symbols. I will never look at graves the same..... :'(

Albany Rural Cemetery - a good guide to common cemetery symbols and what certain symbols on graves mean. I will never look at graves the same.

We love this helpful graphic to understand what tombstone symbols represent.  Credit: http://www.atlasobscura.com/articles/a-graphic-guide-to-cemetery-symbolism

A Graphic Guide to Cemetery Symbolism

This cemetery symbolism infographic from Atlas Obscura details the meaning of the most commonly used decorative gravestone markers.

Pere Lachaise Cemetery, Paris. This cemetery is amazing- it seems to go for miles.

Scene at Pere Lachaise Cemetary. Not sure if it is a statue or a tomb, but the lady looks real.just cleaning the tomb. So beautiful!

Tombstone of Johnny Ramone in Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood

Tombstone of Johnny Ramone in Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood

Tombstone of Johnny Ramone in Hollywood Forever Cemetery, Santa Monica Boulevard, Hollywood Photographic Print - 23 x 30 cm

I know how she feels. Death of a child/loved one. Knowing they are never coming back. Devastating grief and despair www.adealwithGodbook.com

Pleurant │ Pleurez means 'to weep' in French. A pleurant symbolizes solitude, spirituality, introspection, and sorrow.

Abandoned cemetery by Renegadeofpeace This must have been beautiful in it's day.

Abandoned cemetery by Renegadeofpeace / graveyard / gravestone / headstone / statues / urban decay / reclaimed by nature