Rare Photos Of Indians That Will Take You Back In Time

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Rare Photos Of Indians That Will Take You Back In Time

1. This image of Tagore and Einstein brings geniuses from worlds apart together

2.Indira Gandhi with Benazir Bhutto and Zulfikar Ali Bhutto (her father).

3.Tagore is greeted by Helen Keller.

4.The last surviving picture of Bhagat Singh while he was jailed.

5.The Beatles during their time at Maharishi Mahesh Yogi’s ashram at Rishikesh in India

6.The uniform of the Indian Army soldiers in 1850.

7.Kapil Dev and Sunil Gavaskar with the trophy after winning the 1983 Cricket World Cup. Wonder what Gavaskar is checking for inside the cup!

8. Mahatma Gandhi during his time in South Africa in 1900.

9. Lord Mountbatten salutes the Indian National Flag.

10. The first Indian lady pilot, Sarla Thakral, at 21 years of age.

11. APJ Abdul Kalam with his college friends.

12. Anna Hazare during his days in the Indian Army.

13.A rare photoshoot of Madhubala for the LIFE magazine


14.A rare picture of President of India Dr. Rajendra Prasad


15.A 1980s Picture of The Bandit Queen- Phoolan Devi

16.Naval Tata, Ratan Tata and Noel Tata

17.A very rare photograph of Nathuram Godse, who shot Mahatma Gandhi

18.The dead body of Chandra Shekhar Azad


19.1930 poster for declaring the death sentence judgement of Bhagat Singh, Sukhdev, Rajguru and their companions


20.Two Indian men being hanged by the British during the First Freedom Struggle of India in 1857

21. Vivekananda in America with Narsimhacharya (standing) alongside himself at the desk

22.Young A. R. Rehman with Yesudas in a studio

23.Rabindranath Tagore, Dr S. Radhakrishnan and Sir Maurice Gwyer at Sinha Sadan after the Oxford University Convocation on 7th of August 1940

24.A rare photograph of  Pranab Mukherjee


25. Subhash Chandra Bose with parents


26.Indira Gandhi, Charlie Chaplin And Jawaharlal Nehru in Bürgenstock, Switzerland, 1953


27.The last successful arrest of Subhash Chandra Bose by the Britishers

28. Sir C. V. Raman explaining the Raman’s Effect


29. In 1948 at the University of Madras, a student has tied his hair to a nail to keep from falling asleep while studying

30.A rare photo of Subhash Chandra Bose meeting with Hitler

31.Aerial view of Maidan, Kolkata  in 1870


32.A library with books being divided into India and Pakistan during Partition in 1947


33.Howrah Bridge under construction, 1930

34.A railway engine on the Darjeeling Himalayan Railway line in the 1880s

35.Iconic Photo Of Muhammed Ali And Mohammed Rafi.

36. Pre-partition signs in Peshawar, 1940

37.The last picture of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose, 1945

38.A newspaper report of India’s Independence, 1947

39. A young French boy greeting the Indian soldiers who had just arrived in Marseilles to fight alongside French and British forces in World War I, September 30, 1914

40.Earliest known photograph of the Taj Mahal taken by Dr John Murray of the East India Company in the 1850s


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