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AlbumRTW Volume 1(1902-1903)

Egypt, India
Browsing photos RTW Vol1 001-283

RTW_vol_1_020 - Ellora, Maharashtra
Ellora, the Kylas [Kailash Hindu Temple - rock cut, though free-standing. Intended as replica of Shiva's and Parvati's Himalayan home - Mount Kailash, said to be divine axis between heaven an earth]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_021 - Ellora, Maharashtra
Ellora [Cave 31 - Jain cave, entrance]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_022 - Ellora, Maharashtra
Ellora [Hugo and Indian male outside Cave 33, Jain cave - Jagannath Sabha]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_023 - Ellora, Maharashtra
Ellora, the Kylas [Kailash Hindu Temple - rock cut, though free-standing. Intended as replica of Shiva's and Parvati's Himalayan home - Mount Kailash, said to be divine axis between heaven an earth. Stone carved trunkless elephant in foreground]
Date: December 1902
RTW_vol_1_024 - Ellora, Maharashtra
[Interior of cave with stone carved statue of seated Shiva, and carved columns]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_025 - Ellora, Maharashtra
[Interior of Jain cave, showing rock carved Decorated columns]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_026 - Ellora, Maharashtra
Buddist Cave [Exterior of Cave 11 - Dho Tal, "two floors" cave - in fact has three floors. Cave converted to Hindu temple after being abandoned by Buddhists. Hugo standing in foreground]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_027 - Ellora, Maharashtra
Jain Caves [Entrance to cave showing rock carved statues and columns]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_028 - Ellora, Maharashtra
Hindu Cave [Cave 29 - Dhumar Lena, showing carved beasts guarding entrance]
Date: 15 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_029 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
[Bazaar with Indians and minaret]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_030 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
[Street with Indians, minaret and fountain]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_031 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Tin Darwaza [Teen Darwaja, Triple Gateway - once led to outer court of royal citadel, engraved with Islamic inscriptions and detailed carvings. Indians in busy street in foreground]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_032 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Jumma Musjid [Jamma Masjid "Friday Mosque," partly covered by scaffolding. Built by Ahmed Shah, founder of the city]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_033 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Jumma Musjid [Jamma Masjid "Friday Mosque,"- interior: 300 pillars divide Prayer Hall into 15 large squares, each surmounted with a dome ]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_034 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Funeral - Jumma Musjid [Jamma Masjid "Friday Mosque" Funeral party in courtyard of mosque]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_035 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Ahmad's wife's tomb [Courtyard with tombs]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_036 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Squirrels
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_037 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Rani Sipri [Mosque, Masjid-e-Nagira "Jewel of a Mosque" blend of Hindu and Islamic styles. Built by a wife of Sultan Mehmood Begada. Hugo and two Indian males outside mosque]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_038 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
Sidi Sayyid [Mosque - showing latticed windows carved in single stone panels. Mosque once formed part of city walls. Built by Sidi Saiyad, slave of Ahmed Shah]
Date: 18 December 1902
RTW_vol_1_039 - Ahmadabad, Gujarat
[Sidi Sayyid Masjid - Mosque: detail of stone carved window showing "Tree of Life." Mosque once formed part of city walls. Built by Sidi Saiyad, slave of Ahmed Shah]
Date: 18 December 1902

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