Saturday, March 10, 2012

Kashmir pages and pictures, 1912

From 'Indian pages and pictures: Rajputana, Sikkim, the Punjab, and Kashmir' (1912) by Michael Myers Shoemaker (1853-1924).
Jahangir's Garden, Lake Ganderbal

Lotus of Dal Lake

Shalimar

A Group of Merchants

Jumma Masjid 


Onward to the Ninety-nine names of God in a Doonga

Srinagar

A Kashmiri Boatman

The Mansion of the Minister of Shawls, Srinagar

Martand

Nishat

Pandrathan

Habba Kadal 

Shalimar

Shankaracharya/Takhat-i-Sulaymani/Gopadiri/Sir-i-Shur
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  1. Lake Gandrbal would be Mansbal Lake !! Achar Lake was also close to Gandrbal at least in mid eighties of last century. Moutain in the background tickles my memory that it is Mansbal Lake with Mansbal Lake Garden in the background. Dinesh

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