Thursday, July 24, 2008

Rare Photographs of Indian History

Women gather at a party in Mumbai (Bombay) in 1910.jpg

The Imperial Airways 'Hanno' Hadley Page passenger airplane carries the England to India air mail, s

The Grand Trunk Road, built by Sher Shah Suri, was the main trade route from Calcutta to Kabul.jpg

The daughter of an Indian maharajah seated on a panther she shot, sometime during 1920s.jpg

An aerial view of Jama Masjid mosque in Delhi, built between 1650 and 1658..jpg

A rare view of the President's palace and the Parliament building in New Delhi.jpg

A group of Dancing or nautch girls began performing with their elaborate costumes and jewelry.jpg

A group from Vaishnava, a sect founded by a Hindu mystic. His followers are called Gosvami-maharajah

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