I ❤ butterflies . . . The name "kaiser-i-hind" literally means "Emperor of India" and this butterfly that is native to India belongs to the swallowtail family. Teinopalpus imperialis is made unique by the wings' green iridescence.

Rare Animals: Top 10 Rarest Butterflies in the World

Rare Animals: Top 10 Rarest Butterflies in the World The name "Kaiser-i-Hind" literally means "Emperor of India" and this butterfly that is native to India belongs to the swallowtail family.

Crown Jewels collection, Tower of London.  Google Image Result for http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/a/a4/ImperialCrownOfIndia2.jpg/220px-ImperialCrownOfIndia2.jpg

Imperial crown of India~Crown Jewels of the United Kingdom : Wikis (The Full Wiki) The Imperial Crown of India was created when King George V visited Delhi as Emperor of India.

The Imperial Crown of India was made for King George V to wear at the Delhi Durbar in 1911, when he was acclaimed Emperor of India. The Imperial State Crown cannot be taken out of England.

Imperial Crown of India was made for King George V to wear at the Delhi Durbar in 1911 when he was acclaimed Emperor of India. A special crown had to be made as the Imperial State Crown cannot be taken out of England

Considered to be the most celebrated diamond in the Iranian Crown Jewels and one of the oldest known to man, the 186-carat Darya-i-Nur

THE DARYA-YE-NOOR DIAMOND.Persian for “Sea of Light” or “Ocean of Light,” the Darya-ye-Noor Diamond is one of the largest diamonds in the world, a rare pale pink weighing approximately 182 carats.

The Kaiser-i-Hind (Teinopalpus imperialis) is a rare species of swallowtail butterfly found from Nepal and north India east to north Vietnam. The common name literally means "Emperor of India". The Kaiser-i-hind is much sought after by butterfly collectors for its beauty and rarity.The green iridescence of the wings has been found to be due to three-dimensional photonic structure of the scales and is the subject of much research.

Swallowtail Butterflies - Large and Colorful

Kaiser-i-Hind (Teinopalpus Imperialis) By Anaxibia, Wikipedia: A Rare Species Of Swallowtail Butterfly Found From Nepal And North India East To North Vietnam. The Common Name Literally Means "Emperor Of India".Kaiser In Hind

Akbar the Great: The greatest Mughal emperor who extended his rule over the entire Indian subcontinent

Humayan's son Akbar succeeded to the throne and immediately had to face pressure from Mughal enemies. Akbar and his advisors defeated them, and the young monarch became a ruler with outstanding military and administrative talent.

Mogul emerald is a magnificent carved emerald, with a rich history, belonging to the period of the last of the four great Mughal Emperors of India, dating back to late 1690's. The dates corresponds to the period of rule of Emperor Aurangzeb. It is one of the largest of all inscribed emeralds known to exist in different collections and the only known carved and dated emerald of the classic Mughal period.

Mogul Emerald - One of the Largest Emeralds in the World

Mogul emerald is a magnificent carved emerald, with a rich history, belonging to the period of the last of the four great Mughal Emperors of India, dating back to late The dates corresponds to the period of rule of Emperor Aurangzeb.

Sri Siva Subramaniya Temple, Fiji.  There are festivals every month at this colorful Hindu temple.

Colorful Hindu Temple, Sri Lanka My Husband isn't keen on going to India.maybe Sri Lanka?

Edward Prince of Wales later Duke of Windsor during a trip to India c. 1920.

Miss Honoria Glossop via Tea Time at the Winter Palace: Edward Prince of Wales during a trip to India c. As Edward VII, he was briefly Emperor of India, before his abdication to become Duke of Windsor.

BRITISH SHIPS FIRST WORLD WAR (SP 1745)   The after 13.5-inch turrets of the battleship HMS EMPEROR OF INDIA.

in stern turrets of HMS Emperor of India, sister of Admiral Jellicoe's Grand Fleet flagship HMS Iron Duke.

O Taj Mahal é uma das mais belas 7 maravilhas do mundo. Situado junto à antiga…

O Taj Mahal é uma das mais belas 7 maravilhas do mundo. Situado junto à antiga… - Tap the link to see the newly released survival and traveling gear for all types of travelers!

bees love sunflowers...so do I! Need the bees to keep pollination alive! <pin by dreaming 58>

Grow a sunflower in your yard this year! Great nutrition for the bees, and later you have a natural, nutrient-rich birdfeeder! (You can harvest the seeds, too!

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