Delhi. 1948. GANDHI leaving Meherauli, a Moslem shrine. This is one of the last appearances between end of his fast and his death. Gandhi no sooner had helped to liberate India then he continued the greater task of uniting Hindu and Muslim.

GANDHI leaving Meherauli, a Moslem shrine. This is one of the last appearances between end of his fast and his death - Photo Henri Cartier-Bresson

shy

Facing India – Portraits of Bharat India Marcus Leatherdale, “Gitanjali – New Delhi (Bharat India)”.

Vintage Indian Clothing: Photo

The kanci or girdle, a broad golden belt used to secure the sari to the waist, to which are often added medallions, loops, tassels and bells. In early sculptures there are are often multiple layers. Girdles have been in use in India for a very long time.

All images posted belong to the respective photographer or copyright owner. Appropriate sources are...

All images posted belong to the respective photographer or copyright owner. Appropriate sources are.

Pinterest
Search