The gravestones in Sapanta’s Cimitirul Vesel, or “Merry Cemetery” are brief glimpses into the lives of the people they immortalize. Over 1,000 blue wooden crosses have crowded into this cemetery, each illustrated with a bright, colorful picture and a darkly-humorous poem.

Gravestones in Romania share deceased’s life stories and dirty secrets

Cimitirul Vesel, Sapanta, Romania - Gravestones in Romania share deceased life stories and dirty secrets