Old photos of India
Here are some old photos of India, sent to me by a friend. Quite amazing to see how our country has changed, its unrecognisable.
The daughter of an Indian maharajah seated on a panther she shot, sometime during 1920s.
A British man gets a pedicure from an Indian servant.
The Grand Trunk Road , built by Sher Shah Suri, was the main trade route from Calcutta to Kabul .
A group of Dancing or nautch girls.
A rare view of the President's palace and Parliament in New Delhi.
Women gather at a party in Mumbai ( Bombay ) in 1910.
A group from Vaishnava, a sect founded by a Hindu mystic. His followers are called Gosvami-maharajahs.
The Imperial Airways ‘Hanno’ Hadley Page passenger airplane carries the England to India air mail, stopping in Sharjah to refuel.
An aerial view of Jama Masjid mosque in Delhi, built between 1650 and 1658.
These images were part of e-mail forwards, and the copyrights lie with the owners of these images.
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