These are a collection of rare photos of the life of Indians in early 20th century and their proud culture .
The Imperial Airways ‘Hanno’ Hadley Page passenger airplane carries the England to India air mail, stopping in Sharjah to refuel.
An aerial view of Jama Masjid mosque in Delhi , built between 1650 and 1658.
A group from Vaishnava, a sect founded by a Hindu mystic. His followers are called Gosvami-maharajahs.
Women gather at a party in Mumbai ( Bombay ) in 1910.
A rare view of the President’s palace and the Parliament building in New Delhi
A group of Dancing or nautch girls began performing with their elaborate costumes and jewelry.
The Grand Trunk Road , built by Sher Shah Suri, was the main trade route from Calcutta to Kabul .
A British man gets a pedicure from an Indian servant.
The daughter of an Indian maharajah seated on a panther she shot, sometime during 1920s.
Lord Macaulay’s address to the British parliament in 1835.