These stunning photographs of famous people and places of India revealing the side you have never seen before which will leave you baffled with the eras that have come and gone. I am sure most of the pictures will surprise and provoke your thoughts to dig up history of great India.

 

A young AR Rahman with Yesudas

A young AR Rahman with Yesudas

Actress Madhubala Photoshoot for LIFE Magazine

Actress Madhubala

A rare photo of APJ Abdul Kalam from his College Days

A rare photo of APJ Abdul Kalam from his College Days

Amitabh Bachchan and his Family – 1970

Amitabh Bachchan and Family - 1970

Bombay in 1950

bombay in 1950

A Rare picture of First President of India Dr. Rajender Prasad

President Rajender Prasad

Rolls Royce Depot – Bombay

Rolls Royce Depot - Bombay

Phoolan Devi – the Bandit Queen of India in the early 1980

Phoolan Devi - the Bandit Queen of India in the early 1980

The first Indian Cricket team tour to England – 1886

parsi cricket team

 

Death of Ramakrishna Paramahamsa with a young Vivekananda ( 4th from left ) Mourning

Ramakrishna Paramahamsa with a young Vivekananda

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

rabindranath tagore and radhakrishnan

Young Sachin Tendulkar & Vinod Kambli

Sachin & Kambli

 

Pranab Mukharjee three decade ago

pranab mukharjee

 

Opera house mg road in Bangalore – 1950’s

opera house mg road

Netaji Subash Candra Bose and parents

netaji subash candra bose and parents

Naval Tata, Ratan Tata and Noel Tata

Naval Tata, Ratan Tata and Noel Tata

 

Mahatma Gandhi’s Last photo

Mahatma Gandhi's Last photo

 

A Very rare photo of Nathuram Godse, who shot Mahathma Gandhi

nathuram

 

This was the last time when Netaji was caught by Britishers

It was a last time when Netaji wat caught by Britishers

 

Anna Hazare as an Army man

Anna Hazare as an Army man

 

A rare photo Indian Cricketers Sachin, Sehwag and Zaheer partying & dancing.

 

indian-cricketers-sehwag-sachin-and-zaheer-enjoy.

Chandrashekhar Azad dead body

Chandrashekhar Azad

 

Indira Gandhi, Charlie Chaplin and Jawaharlal Nehru in Bürgenstock, Switzerland, 1953

Indira-Gandhi-Charlie-Chaplin-and-Jawaharlal-Nehru-in-Bürgenstock-Switzerland-1953

 

Death sentence judgement poster of bhagat singh, sukhdev, rajguru and others(1930)

Death sentence judgement poster of bhagat singh, sukhdev, rajguru and others(1930)

 

Indian Wrestler The Great Khali

Indian Wrestler The Great Khali

 

First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy and Nehru watching the snake charmer

jacqueline kennedy

 

Dr. Ambedkar with family of some of his associates

Dr. Ambedkar with family

Kapil dev and Indira Gandhi

kapil dev and indiral gandhi

Kapil Dev, Shah rukh and Sohail Khan playing football

Kapil Dev and shah rukh

Miss Universe Sushmita Sen and Miss World Aishwarya Rai in the 90s

Miss Universe Sushmita Sen and Miss World Aishwarya Rai in the 90s

 

A photograph depicting the marriage of HH Yuvaraja Sir Sri Kantirava Narasinharaja Wadiyar to HH Yuvrani Kempu Cheluvammanniyavaru Urs in Mysore in 1910

Mysore in 1910

 

Ooty in Tamil Nadu – 1880

ooty 1880

Prof. R Narasimhan, Architect of the First Digital Computer in India [Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Automatic Calculator-TIFRAC]

Prof. R Narasimhan, Architect of the First Digital Computer in India[Tata Institute of Fundamental Research Automatic Calculator-TIFRAC]

 

An Extremely rare picture of Rabindranath Tagore & Albert Einstein together

Rabindranath Tagore & Albert Einstein

 

Randhir Kapoor, Raj Kapoor and Rekha (1970)

Randhir Kapoor, Raj Kapoor and Rekha (1970)

 

Sachin Tendulkar and Vinod Kambli while studying in school

Sachin tendulkar With Vinod Kambli

 

 

Sarla Thakral was only 21 year old when she became the first Indian woman to earn a pilot license (1936)

Sarla Thakral

 

Satyagrahis Demostrating Against British Rule

Satyagrahis Demostrating Against British Rule

Secundrabagh, Lucknow, After the Slaughter of 2,000 Rebels, With the Skeletons Lying Around – 1858

Secundrabagh, Lucknow, After the Slaughter

 

Shahrukh Khan and Gauri in their young age

Shahrukh Khan and Gauri

 

Sir CV Raman explaining raman effect

sir cv raman explaining raman effect

 

Sir Mohinder Dhillon, The cockerel-fighter from Punjab who became one of Africa’s greatest cameramen, pictured on the deck of British Navy ship in Kenya, 1967

Sir Mohinder Dhillon

 

Student of university of Madras (1948) – While studying late night, Students used to tie their hairs to a nail in the wall for keeping themselves awake.

Student of university of Madras

 

The First Freedom Struggle of India in 1857 – two men hanged by British

The First Freedom Struggle of India in 1857 - two hanged by British

 

Indian Cricket Team 1994 having a lighter moment in the dressing room

uxkg9

 

A Rare picture at shooting spot of Yash Chopra, Anil Kapoor & Sridevi

Yash Chopra, Anil Kapoor & Sridevi

 

The late actress Zohra Sehgal at her young acting career

young Zohra Sehgal

 

Gabbar Singh on Glucose – D biscuit advertisement poster

yQd1q

 

Zeenat Aman winning second runner up in the Miss India contest 1970

Zeenat Aman is second runner up in the Miss India contest 1970

 

Zeenat Aman in Air India Advertisement

zeenathaman air india

 

Subash Candhra Bose meeting with Hitler

subash candhra bose and hitler

 

Swami Vivekananda and Narasimhacharya (standing) in America. This is one of the first pictures of Swami Vivekananda in America

Swami Vivekananda and Narasimhacharya

 

Jawaharlal Nehru meeting Albert Einstein at Princeton, USA, 1949

Jawaharlal Nehru meeting Albert Einstein at Princeton, USA, 1949

 

MS Dhoni childhood photo

ms dhoni

Dev Anand, Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor in a single photo

Dev Anand, Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor in a single photo

Lady Mountbatten receives a farewell embrace from Governor-General of India C. Rjagopalachari, 1948

lady mountbatten

 

Flora Fountain,Bombay 1880

Flora Fountain,Bombay 1880

Seetha Devi – Indian silent film acctress in 1925

seetha devi - 1925 - indian silent film

 

Aerial view of Maidan Kolkata 1870

Aerial view of Maidan Kolkata 1870

 

 

Finally Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi in NCC during his childhood days

Shri Narendra Modi in NCC during his childhood days

 

 

 

Your comments

Loading Facebook Comments ...