The God of Eden

Following Sachin Tendulkar in his 199th Test at the Eden Gardens in Kolkata.

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India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Saurav Ganguly presents Sachin Tendulkar with turban during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India receives momento from Jagmohan Dalmiya president of CAB during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Pal Pillai - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Mamata Banerjee (Chief Minister of West Bengal) presents Sachin Tendulkar with a memento during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Saurav Ganguly hugs Sachin Tendulkar of India during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India is presented with a memento by the commissioner of police during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee and former BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya clap as former cricketer Sourav Ganguly hugs master blaster Sachin Tendulkar as India won 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, former BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya and Kolkata Police Commissioner Surajit Kar Purkayastha clap as former cricketer Sourav Ganguly hugs master blaster Sachin Tendulkar as India won 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, former BCCI President Jagmohan Dalmiya former cricketer Sourav Ganguly and Kolkata Police Commissioner Surajit Kar Purkayastha during felecitation ceremony of master blaster Sachin Tendulkar as India won 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India appeals during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Pal Pillai - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India along with Sourav Ganguly of India releases baloon in the air to celebrate the 199th test of the prior during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Pal Pillai - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Pal Pillai - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

199 balloons were releases in honour of the 199th test for Sachin Tendulkar of India during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India tends to Virat Kholi of India after he was injured during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India reacts after an opportunity for a catch is missed during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

India v West Indies 1st Test D3

Sachin Tendulkar of India offers Mohammed Shami some advice during day three of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 8th November 2013 Photo by: Ron Gaunt - BCCI - SPORTZPICS

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar waves to the public during the 3rd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Sachin Tendulkar fans hold his masks during the 3rd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in action during the 3rd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar during the 3rd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Former Indian cricketer Sourav Ganguly and master blaster Sachin Tendulkar with laters poster during the 3rd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in action during the 3rd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in action during the 3rd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 8, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar walks back to the pavilion after getting out during the 1st test between India and West Indies in Kolkata on Nov 7, 2013. ( Photo : IANS)

Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar walks back to the pavilion after getting out during the 1st test between India and West Indies in Kolkata on Nov 7, 2013. ( Photo : IANS)

Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar walks back to the pavilion after getting out during the 1st test between India and West Indies in Kolkata on Nov 7, 2013. ( Photo : IANS)

Indian batsman Sachin Tendulkar walks back to the pavilion after getting out during the 1st test between India and West Indies in Kolkata on Nov 7, 2013. ( Photo : IANS)

Indian player Sachin Tendulkar in action during the 2nd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 7, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian player Sachin Tendulkar during the 2nd day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 7, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

India v West Indies 1st Test D2

Sachin Tendulkar of India walks to bat during day two of the first Star Sports test match between India and The West Indies held at The Eden Gardens Stadium in Kolkata, India on the 7th November 2013 (BCCI)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in action during the 1st day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar celebrates after taking wicket of West Indian batsman Shane Shillingford during the 1st day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar celebrates after taking wicket of West Indian batsman Shane Shillingford during the 1st day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in action during the 1st day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar in action during the 1st day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar gives autograph to budding cricketers during the 1st day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

Indian cricketer Sachin Tendulkar during the 1st day of the 1st test match between India and West Indies at Eden Gardens, Kolkata on Nov. 6, 2013. (Photo: IANS)

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