These 21 Rare Photographs Of India Of 1900s Will Revive Your Interest In History

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8:00 pm 31 Dec, 2015

These pictures were taken between 1900-1908 and are extremely interesting because they present the history of India in a way never done before. The people and places in these photos prove that India has always been a glorious country, and that will make you feel proud!

1. Boys of a school in Amritsar sitting next to the holy tank in ‘Golden Temple’.

 

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2. Hindu bride and groom in Mumbai.

 

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3. Taj Mahal’s reflection in river Yamuna.

 

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4. A bear performance in a busy Indian market.

 

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5. The iconic Jama Masjid in Delhi.

 

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6. Pillars of Meenakshi Temple in Madurai.

 

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7. Sadhus on the banks of the River Ganga in Varanasi.

 

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8. A funeral procession in Agra.

 

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9. Greenery and beautiful countryside surrounding the Dilwara Temples of Mount Abu.

 

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10. Another snap of Mt Abu having shepherds tending their flock.

 

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11. Mahapalika Marg in Mumbai.

 


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12. Colonnade at Dilwara Jain of Mount Abu.

 

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13. Shimla’s Naldehra, a retreat of British Governor Generals.

 

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14. Inflating bullock-skin boats to cross the River Sutlej.

 

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15. Akbar’s Tomb in Sikandara, Agra.

 

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16. Man diving from the top of a 50 ft tower into a tank below at Fatehpur Sikri.

 

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17. State barge of the Maharaja of Kashmir.

 

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18. A man and his ox-cart in Kolkata.

 

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19. The cave temples of Elephanta off Mumbai coast.

 

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20. Parsi headmaster and his students in Uran, Navi Mumbai.

 

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21. Golden Temple in Amritsar.

 

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The more you will search the more you will get to know that India has a lot in her history that is left to discover!

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