Feb 28, 2014

Tomb of Safdarjung - New Delhi 1938

Source: Ebay Seller periodpaper

Safdarjung's Tomb is a sandstone and marble mausoleum in New Delhi, India. It was built in 1754 in the late Mughal Empire style for the statesman Safdarjung, and was described as the last flicker in the lamp of Mughal architecture.
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Aerial View of Viceroy's House (Current Rashtrapati Bhavan) - New Delhi 1938

Source: Ebay Gallery of periodpaper

Rashtrapati Bhavan is the official home of the President of India. It may refer to only the mansion (the 340-room main building) that has the President's official residence, halls, guest rooms and offices; it may also refer to the entire 130 hectare (320 acre) President Estate that additionally includes huge presidential gardens (Mughal Gardens), large open spaces, residences of bodyguards and staff, stables, other offices and utilities within its perimeter walls. The main palace building was formerly known as Viceroy's House.
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Feb 23, 2014

Four Views of Bombay (Mumbai) - Early 1980's

Victoria Terminus (Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus)

Taj Mahal Tower and Gateway of India 

Chowpatty Beach and Marine Drive, Malabar Hill

Marine Drive

Bollywood Hindi Movie Record Covers - Part 9


Asha Jyoti

Asha Jyoti


Lal Patthar

Maan Apmaan



Main Sunder Hoon


Param Dharam

Param Dharam



Pyar Jhukta Nahin

Raaste Pyar Ke




Taj Mahal


Feb 22, 2014

Lakhi Gate at Kaiser Bagh - Lucknow c1880's

Source: Credit: James Kerr (pumpparkphotos.com)

The Golden Temple in Amritsar - 1875

Source: Credit: James Kerr (pumpparkphotos.com)

Feb 17, 2014

Camel with Attendant - Jaipur, Rajasthan, c1900's

Source: Credit: James Kerr (pumpparkphotos.com)

Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehur and his Daughter Indira in Moscow - 1956

Kanchipuram Muktesvara Temple - Tamil Nadu, Date Unknown

Muktesvara Temple is a Hindu temple in the town of Kanchipuram in Tamil Nadu, India. Dedicated to Shiva, the temple was constructed by the Pallavas and has inscriptions dating back to the time of Nandivarman. (Wikipedia)

Source: teixcosta Ebay Seller

Indian Hindu Monks and a Family - Two Undated Photographs

Maharajah and his Prime Minister - Jaipur, 1890's

Source: Credit: James Kerr (pumpparkphotos.com)

K. S. Indravajaysinhji nephew of Maharaja Jam Sahib of Nawanagar Ranjitsinhji - 1932

The Maharaja Jam Sahib of Nawanagar Ranjitsinhji (Ranji) has five nephews who are cricketers, including of course, the famous K.S.Duleepsinhji. The youngest of these nephews is K.S.Indravajaysinhji. He is sixteen years old, and it gives every promise of developing into a great batsman.

Source: hyee.collectors.auctions Ebay Seller

Indian Troops in London - January 25, 1940

Air India Receptionist in Sari - 1971