Sep 27, 2011

Relief of Lucknow Memorial Statue - c1860's





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Unknown Road - India 1860's

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Punjabi Muslim Woman and Her Children

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Sep 23, 2011

Indian Yogi Sitting on Bed of Nails - Vintage Postcard

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Railway Bridge between Coonoor and Ooty - 1870's




View near the bridge
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Burning Ghats of Benares (Varanasi) - 1890's

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People at the side of River Ganges - Benares (Varanasi) 1890's

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British and Native Indian Soldiers - 1890's

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Sep 22, 2011

Group Photograph at Motimahal Bundi Govindnathji Temple - 21 Feb 1926



St.L-R Kr Bhawani Singh,M.K.Bhim Singh Kotah,Maharaj Rana Bhawani Singh Jhalawar,Maharaja Umaid Singh Jodhpur,Maharao Raja Raghubir Singh Bundi,Maharao Umed Singh Kotah,Maharaj Ajit Singh Jodhpur, Maharaj Ishwari Singh Bundi.

St 2nd row L-R,Unknown,M.Prithi Singh,Unknown,M.Guman Singh,Th Madan Singh

,Mahraj Mehtab Singh II Bambolia,M.Madho Singh Gainta,Apji Govind Singh Koela,Raj Bijey Singh Kunadi,Apji Onkar singh Palaitha,M.Zorawer Singh,Unknown,M.Devi Singh.

 Children in front, Kr Abhay Singh Palaitha,Kr Ranjit Singh

Photograph contributed by Mr Abhimanyu Singh ([email protected])

Sep 18, 2011

Sulochana (real name Ruby Myers) and Dinshaw Billimoria in the Movie Heer Ranjha - 1929


Actress Sulochana (Real Name Ruby Myers) 1920's

Sulochana (1907–1983), (real name Ruby Myers) was an Indian silent film star of Jewish ancestry, although it is unclear whether she descended from an Ashkenazi family, Bene Israeli family, or both. In her heyday she was one of the highest paid actresses of her time, when she was paired with Dinshaw Billimoria in Imperial Studios films. In mid-1930 she opened Rubi Pics, a film production house.She was awarded the 1973 Dada Saheb Phalke Award, India's highest award in cinema for lifetime achievement.Know More about Sulochana in Wikipedia


Movie Actress Durga Khote in her Young Age

Durga Khote (January 14, 1905− September 22, 1991) was an Indian actress, starting as one of the foremost leading ladies of her times, she remained active in Hindi and Marathi cinema, as well as theatre, for over 50 years, starring in around 200 films and numerous theatre productions.

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Raj Kapoor, Dilip Kumar and Dev Anand with Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru - 1950's


Portrait of Prithviraj Kapoor - 1929

Prithviraj Kapoor, was a pioneer of Indian theatre and of the Hindi film industry, who started his career as an actor, in the silent era of Hindi cinema, associated with IPTA and who founded Prithvi Theatres, a travelling theatre company based in Mumbai, in 1944. Know More about Prithviraj Kapoor in Wikipedia


Sep 17, 2011

Raja Gulab Singh of Rewa State of Madhya Peadesh - 1919

Photograph contributed by Dr.P.N.Shrivastava, SATNA

Sep 14, 2011

Holwell Monument - Calcutta (Kolkata)

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Kotah and 7th Hussars Polo Teams Mount Abu - 1897


Photograph contributed by Mr Abhimanyu Singh ([email protected])

H.H Maharaja Umaid Singh of Jodhpur, Photograph Presented to Mehtab Singh II of Bambolia - 1920

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Hunting in Bambolia - 1926


Left to right H.H. Maharao Umed Singh II Kotah, Th. Bansdeep Singh Sawar, K.S. Vijaraj ji Kutch, Ap Govind Singh Koela, Ap.Sojpur K.Chander Sen Kunadi, K.Bhim Sen Kunadi

Photograph contributed by Mr Abhimanyu Singh ([email protected])

Boat Ride in River Chambal - 1926


1. Th. Bans Deep Sing Sawar, 2,3,4 Sirdar's from Kutch. (unidentified) 5. K.S. Godji Kutch, 6. K.S. Vijaraj ji Kutch, 7. H.H. Maharao Umed Singh II

Photograph contributed by Mr Abhimanyu Singh

Sep 7, 2011