Daily Archives: જૂન 7, 2012

A VILLAGE IN IRAN- Kandovan

The village depicted in the photographs is not located in Afghanistan at all. In fact, the village can be found in the northwest corner of neighboring Iran, about 60 kilometers from the city of Tabriz. Known as “Kandovan“, the village is thought to be over 700 years old. Many of the dwellings in Kandovan have been carved out of natural cone-shaped formations made from compressed volcanic ash. Information about the village published on The Heritage Institute website. વધુ વાંચો અહીં…….

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Some nostalgic pictures

The front page of the April 16, 1912 evening edition of the Boston Globe, detailing the Titanic Disaster is shown… 

15th August 1947, First News Paper of INDEPENDENT INDIA…

Star Cinema ( now at Pakistan ) 1943…

Incomplete Howrah bridge 1935…

Calcutta bus stand near Howrah bridge, most likely on the Howrah station side of the Hooghly River 1944…

Last time Netaji was arrested by British police