Aug 28, 2011

Portrait of Maharaja Ganga Singh of Bikaner - 1897

Maharaja Ganga Singh (October 3, 1880, Bikaner–2 February 1943, Bombay) was the ruling Maharaja of the princely state of Bikaner (in present-day Rajasthan, India) from 1888 to 1943. He is widely remembered as a modern reformist visionary, and he was also the only non-Anglo member of the British Imperial War Cabinet during World War I. More in Wikipedia

Photograph Contributed by Mr. Abhimanyu Singh