Unseen Pictures of Indian HIstory Part 1

Unseen Pictures of Indian HIstory Part 1

Unseen Pictures of Indian HIstory Part 1

March 10, 2015

Some rare and unseen pictures from history of India.

1. Rabindranath Tagore and Albert Einstein

2. Rabindranath Tagore and Radhakrishnan

3. Ramakrishna Paramahamsa with young Vivekananda

4. Sardar Vallabh bhai Patel at conference

5. Sardar Patel with Jawaharlal Nehru

6. Sardar Patel with Mahatma Gandhi.

7. Sardar Patel & Lady Mountbatten.

8. Sardar Patel in Parliament.

9. Sardar Patel with Indira Gandhi & Jawaharlal Nehru.

10. Devananda with Sunil Dutt and Nargis.

11. A rare photograph depicting Lata Mangeshkar’s performance of “ai mere vatan ke logo” at the Ramlila Maidan in New Delhi on Republic Day,1963.

12. Subhash chander Bose (center) with friends and family, including his wife, Emilie (far right), Austria, 1937.

13. Subhash Chandra Bose speaking at a german gathering.

14. Another rare pic is Subhash Chandra Bose.

15. Rare pic of Lala Lajpat Rai.

16. Opera house.

17. People crossing the Ganges river on Howrah Bridge May 1953.

18. Photograph of banquet in honor of Lala Lajpat Rai.

19. Subhash Chandra Bose and Muhammad Ali Jinnah of the Muslim League seen here together.

20. Subhash Chandra Bose and Saradananda Ji Similarities in Outline of Forehead and Lower Lip.

21. The ‘new’ Bengal Club, Chowringhee lit for British Royal visit. This part of the club is now demolished, having been completed in 1908 by the architect J Vincent Esch.

22. The Secretariats of the Government of India, year 1912.

23. During the division of India and Pakistan.

24. Refugees during partition of India.

25. The first Indian National Congress session in 1885 was held at the Tejpal Hall. Bombay was the default venue.

26. Picture of British Governor-General Lord Mountbatten taken on 15 August 1947.

27. Rare Pics of India Pakistan Partition.


28. Lord Mountbatten addressing the Independence Day session of the Constituent Assembly on August 15, 1947. Seated at his right is Dr Rajendra Prasad, President of the Assembly.

29. Poet Rabindranath Tagore with his wife.

30. The Last hindu King Harsha pays homage to Buddha.

31. During first Independence day of India.

32. An 1895 group photograph of the eleven year old Krishnaraja Wadiyar IV, ruler of the princely state of Mysore in South India, with his brothers and sisters.

33. Arjun singh, King bhopal.

34. Baba Sir Khem Singh Beda and Attendant.

35. Nawab Wajid Ali Shah with a begum and daughter. Courtesy William Lows Biographical Sketch of Gould Hunter-Weston.

36. The Nawab of Junagadh – Late 19th Century Photograph.

37. Poverty & hunger during British Rule in India. (Some images may be Graphic)

(credit Laxman Singh Bisht)