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#EidMubarak2020 #EidAlFitr The moon is sighted! 'Muslims Rejoicing at the end of #Ramazan c1800 #MughalArt now wit… https://t.co/Gt2dmDsNKW
5/24
2020
Look what I found! A newspaper cutting from @LeedsNews #Leeds #Yorkshire UK of 13th Sept, 1965 featuring my Mother… https://t.co/yvkFVK7Ajy
5/23
2020
This c1760-80 Emamelled and Diamond-set suite of 'Paan Daan' once belonged to the #Nizam of #Hyderabad #Deccan & au… https://t.co/aOJYjE29Kg'Rustam kills a Demon' (a unique way to kill Demons & get all the coins out of his pocket too!). c1575 #MughalArt a… https://t.co/CIDacTnCRK
5/22
2020
From @Sothebys #FraserAlbum, c1815 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting by artist #GhulamAliKhan of 'A Group of Afghans'… https://t.co/W7JWq3Bt8k
5/21
2020
And if Covid19 was not enough, #CycloneAmphan to strike #Bengal tomorrow. #AmphanCyclone From @LACMA #Lacma, c1625-… https://t.co/42BDyoCWSnObject of Desire Auctioned by @ChristiesInc for $387,000 on 19th June, 2019 is this Gem-set Rock Crystal 'Flask' fr… https://t.co/4Daajr9KcI
5/19
2020
#Barahmasa The Winter Month. From @museumrietberg c1820 #Pahari painting from #Nurpur or #Basohli #HimachalPradeshhttps://t.co/tONZBvtjV4Fragment from a #Padshahnama album, c1640, possibly by artist #Bishandas of #Delhi, of a 'Reception at the Court of… https://t.co/4HRXCsj5gY @tawairkh @NafeesRehmanDr @hemantsarin @MohdMuzzammilK @Pashz7 @GuzashtaLakhnau @The_North_Blood @SiddiquiMSabah https://t.co/laaawViKIh
5/18
2020
c1730 #Pahari painting by a master artist of #Mankot #HimachalPradesh Court of 'Rawat Medni Pal of #Basohli with a… https://t.co/f3uurUFysKFrom @museumrietberg #MuseumRietberg c1800 painting from #Bundelkhand #MadhyaPradesh of 'Raja Parichit of #Datia be… https://t.co/MjjTLD973d'A Raja with Beautiful Musicians', a delightful c1750 AD #Rajasthani school painting from #Jodhpur #Rajasthan A gi… https://t.co/NkNHVh3RLO
5/17
2020
The spell broken, the gazelle-girl turns back into Princess Malika-i-Zamani. With the promised fruit, Prince Gauhar… https://t.co/8cetpOFTVZPrince Gauhar and Khiradmand are then rescued from imprisonment from Fairy Queen Lal by the #Simurgh. They are then… https://t.co/quLxe7BdDMChasing the girl, he meets Khiradmand.Girl is Princess Malika-i-Zamani, to marry her, one must get the fruit from a… https://t.co/6QARq2bWxOKarnama-i-Ishq (Book of Affairs of Love) written by Rai Anand Ram Mukhlis of #Delhi, between 1735-39 & now with… https://t.co/KAXtxCEnf8#MigrantLivesMatter #MigrantsOnTheRoad #MigrantLabourersDying From @V_and_A this c1820's #CompanySchoolhttps://t.co/qRhKVjqHrT
5/16
2020
And so, this is how it all started. Were Bats the origin of #COVID19? 'Asian Lesser False Vampire Bat' c1790… https://t.co/7QJCh2MGTO'Exterior View of St. James Church', #KashmereGate, #Delhi. 1836 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting now with… https://t.co/E2vB0JLbhuAnother great heading could be: From which Indian State did you migrate from during the 2020 #CoronaVirusInIndia??… https://t.co/68SgWCojC9It is hot today, temperature is nearing 40°c despite the hailstorm in #Delhi yesterday. Maharana Bhim Singh of… https://t.co/xH1bTfiKuw'A Hermitage'. ca. 1775 ad #Pahari painting from #Guler or #Kangra #HimachalPradesh and now at @MorganLibrary USA.… https://t.co/TvkqZA810L
5/15
2020
In news today. As #LockdownExtended shops are reporting surge in Indoor Games sales, like #Pachisi #Ludo #Carrom et… https://t.co/0xabYiCcFVc1750 #Pahari painting from #Mandi #HimachalPradesh from the #EdwinBinney 3rd collection now with @SDMA Titled 'Th… https://t.co/c9J1stu732'Grey Heron', c1780 by #ForgottenMasters #ArtistRamDas From the #ImpeyAlbum, now at @artsmia Ram Das, along with… https://t.co/tjXqA8tqyl
5/14
2020
@asmaAmahmood3 @Sothebys @DalrympleWill @IndiaArtHistory @MohdMuzzammilK @hemantsarin @Royal_Mughals @Chemburstudiohttps://t.co/rjiZTrwukFAn important c1740 #MughalArt of ruler Mohammed Shah #Rangila's most skilled artist #NidhaMal's imagination of… https://t.co/5DoeSn3YtIThe episode where 'One of Lord #Rama's Servant overhears a Washerman quarreling with his Wife', leading to trial of… https://t.co/PBmkscxglTAttributed to artist #Bichitr, whose work spanned reigns of #Mughal rulers #Jahangir & #ShahJahan, this c1610-30 'A… https://t.co/5LCU0oZeM0
5/13
2020
Maharaja Sidh Sen receiving an Embassy. c1700 painting from #Mandi #HimachalPradesh, now with @metmuseum The 'subd… https://t.co/QWUiG6otHSBeautiful. The epithet 'Dar us Sultanat', meaning Seat of Sovereignty was given to #Ahmedabad #Burhanpur #Fathpurhttps://t.co/YLEFE65znQLike #Roohafza, another brand got divided into #India & #Pakistan asset during #Partition,1947. Estd 1933 at… https://t.co/LlgLS3EfSt
5/12
2020
ca. 1700 AD #Rajasthani #Rajput painting from #Sarwar #Ajmer #Rajasthan of Todi #Ragini #Ragmala Deer & Peacock ar… https://t.co/CqYGiOEQ7w#RevoltOf1857 #1857Mutiny 1858 #FeliceBeato photo from @ExploreWellcome of 1828 built #FlagstaffTower on #Delhi Rid… https://t.co/wvG6UDtoOuThree Girls Worshipping the Amla Tree on Amalaka Ekadishi Puja. Festival marks the beginning of the #Holi festival.… https://t.co/muQ1EpEJ8x
5/11
2020
A delightful #Pahari painting from #Nurpur #HimachalPradesh attributed to artist #Nainsukh. c1760, now at Jagdish &… https://t.co/XytbTIhkgjAn unusual c1750 composite page of #MughalArt & #Rajasthani School of Art depicts 'Four Ladies'. Courtesy #SamFogghttps://t.co/RFhHXvykYy#RevoltOf1857 Began #OnThisDay in1857, #FirstWarOfIndependence Indian Sepoys from #Meerut reach #RedFort #Delhi to… https://t.co/srQw6AhESiBhagawat Puran episode: Krishna & His Cowheards were swallowed by python Aghasura. To save themselves, #Krishna exp… https://t.co/5mLN6LrjC4
5/10
2020
Princely Ascetic in the Forest visited by Ladies. @ClevelandArt, c1760 AD. Group of women has gathered to visit a… https://t.co/PK4nG2YJUxPortrait of Lal Kanwar, the beloved of #Mughal ruler #JahandarShah. c1710, now at @walters_museum Originally a Dan… https://t.co/qVjmMuW9AARare portrait of Raja Jagat Singh of Nurpur attributed to #Bichitr. c1619, now at @ClevelandArt Growing up at… https://t.co/YxasaocwegFolio from #Akbarnama, the biography of #Mughal Emperor #Akbar, written by #AbulFazl c1590 AD, now at… https://t.co/9lbALkHPlD#Jasrota's Raja Balwant Singh on his Elephant Clawed by a Lion. From @harvartmuseums 1752 AD #Pahari painting by… https://t.co/QJYfoVHy89
5/9
2020
Reminds me of an earlier instance... February 1979, when my parents and us children were evacuated from #Tehranhttps://t.co/5PtMUtuK7CHow do you spend time when #LockdownExtended ? I spend my day while #StayingHome by making & solving my own… https://t.co/zefxu5rdZFA very Important Object, historically, now with @FreerSackler @smithsonian In 1621, a Meteor fell in India & a fas… https://t.co/oizcZUNjxA"Maharaja Ajit Singh of #Jodhpur" c1750 from #DavidCollection. #Aurengzeb refused to recognise him as heir to… https://t.co/0nskbnREGi
5/8
2020
East meets West. A mid 19th century painting from #Lahore identifies the #Sikh man as Maharaja #RanjitSingh, Empero… https://t.co/3RcmiQK1pgWarning. Graphic content. Do no attempt to do so to impress the ladies. This c1600 #MughalArt with @ClevelandArt i… https://t.co/VAE49G2TpM#BuddhaPurnima Birth of #Buddha c800 AD #PalaEmpire statute from #Bengal now at @ClevelandArt #Shakyamuni Prince S… https://t.co/vnLbO6ufxMA #Mughal de- addiction centre? From @ClevelandArt "Opium Smokers served Melons & Bread", c1750 #MughalArt of a red… https://t.co/XrLBjOtOxp
5/7
2020
@dpanikkar @SangitaSri @Zeelaf01 @Chemburstudio @DalrympleWill @farida_art @PunjabiRooh @zpr27 @JAJafri @nistulahttps://t.co/V20JbeTuyD @dpanikkar @SangitaSri @Zeelaf01 @Chemburstudio @DalrympleWill @farida_art @PunjabiRooh @zpr27 @JAJafri @nistulahttps://t.co/5n1nJZKwrq @dpanikkar @SangitaSri @Zeelaf01 @Chemburstudio @DalrympleWill @farida_art @PunjabiRooh @zpr27 @JAJafri @nistulahttps://t.co/8dc6TRaxi7#RanjitSingh Maharaja of #Punjab with his Wife & Child, accompanied by his secondary Wives. #Lahore c1850's… https://t.co/CZYJ4e7bm3#AfricansInIndia 'Ikhlas Khan with a Petition' c1650 #DeccaniSchool painting from #Bijapur #Deccan from… https://t.co/uks124rXW5'The Cat Thief'. c1815-20 #Pahari painting from #Chamba #HimachalPradesh from the #Nayika series & courtesy… https://t.co/vEUpzm6vOf
5/6
2020
#LiquorShops opened in #Delhi #DelhiNCR today and queues extended for 2 kilometres. What a nation we are! This… https://t.co/67zh0dyC4U
5/5
2020
The whole spectrum of #Sikh history is depicted in this c1850 #Lahore #Punjab painting from @ExploreWellcome Anoin… https://t.co/MOl3xatif6Hearing heart wrenching stories of #Migrants stuck away from homes during #LockdownInIndia Wishing their ordeal to… https://t.co/aSKdM24sbMA Chromolithograph by British artist #WilliamSimpson, 1864, & now with @ExploreWellcome of 'A Seated Holy Man with… https://t.co/1BtilGOraK4th #AngloMysoreWar ends #OnThisDay in 1799 with the death of #TipuSultan at #Srirangapatnam The forces of… https://t.co/tsrixVwedE
5/4
2020
One of my favourite. 'A Dervish Receiving a Visitor', ca. 1610-20 #DeccaniSchool from #Golconda or #Bijapur #Deccanhttps://t.co/Q7ZIGRHLkA @amitabh_adhar @RCT @kamlesm @LiveHIndia @hemantsarin @Go_Movie_Mango @Redhotpedia @IndiaArtHistory @MohdMuzzammilKhttps://t.co/6DzTIkrGmIOK, I don't have to wear shoes #WorkingFromHome but still, wearing these are as uncomfortable! From @RCT 19th cent… https://t.co/9BQU7Yz7qd#Vishnu & #Lakshmi Appear in the Sky, riding #Garuda to rescue Elephant King #Gajendra from a Crocodile. c1770 AD… https://t.co/YPjmYiKHCLIs Nature healing itself because of Lockdown? No Pollution, return of Wildlife, cleaner #YamunaRiver & now, instead… https://t.co/BL63jW9dll
5/3
2020
So, I believe Liquor Stores are going to reopen shortly despite the #LockdownExtention! There was a time when regul… https://t.co/NAXzijj07E#ShahjiMahji from #PemNem, a love lore written by Hassan Manju Khalji 'Hans' of the court of #Bijapur #Deccan Sulta… https://t.co/w6eRxtYpqF#DidYouKnow in 1916 the City of #Muradabad presented an 8 Patient Seater Ambulance to #BritishRoyalNavy? The presen… https://t.co/UpUwoRMOem'A Village Scene', 1740 AD #Pahari painting from #Guler #HimachalPradesh by artist #PanditSeu, now at… https://t.co/yxSnzHmq0m
5/2
2020
10th century Stele with Eight Great Events from the life of #Buddha possibly from #Nalanda #Bihar now with… https://t.co/0rd6JSPUtcSo, #LockdownExtended and I am so bored now. Nothing to do except stare at objects around. Just like in this ca. 17… https://t.co/0lZ8wHS7jj#InternationalWorkersDay #LabourDay "#Mughal Emperor #Akbar overseas Construction of #Agra Fort". Folio by artist… https://t.co/FsI6eAGTjw#MayDay Men Overboard! 'Men Rescued from Drowning'. 19th century painting from India, now with @FreerSacklerhttps://t.co/qJNwEueVc5
5/1
2020
'An Akali Temple, #Amritsar #Punjab'. Which #Gurudwara is this, @DelhiHeritage @JungNihang? 1865 AD #CompanySchoolhttps://t.co/SLEZ6cfGLrA Ruler Enthroned Defending a Fortress from the Invading #British #EastIndiaCompany Forcess. ca. 1857 ad, & possibl… https://t.co/WljF8N3FRz
4/30
2020
#WorldDanceDay #InternationalDanceDay 'Dancing Deity', an intricately Ornamented 12th century Figurine from… https://t.co/d7qNlzzuMI#WorldDanceDay Dancing Girls, c18th century, probably from #Bundi or #Jaipur #Rajasthan, now with @walters_museumhttps://t.co/lGQmcMbZVrSultan Ibrahim Adil Shah II of #Bijapur #Deccan in Procession. From the #DeccaniSchool of art of Ali Riza, c1620-30… https://t.co/aSs5Qg88jJJust heard that #Bollywood superstar #IrrfanKhan is no more. What a tragedy. RIP.Mango season is here but I am yet to have access to my favourite fruit. Nevertheless, @ExploreWellcome offers this… https://t.co/iZB9QAYvTf
4/29
2020
Creating music without any #MusicalInstrument From a group of villagers, as one sings, another uses a pot (#Matka)… https://t.co/MHPAIaV9UNMuch before @iamrana climbed the pillars of Sirhindi Mosque to click photographs, Felice Beato climbed the… https://t.co/BQFkDNYK7PWhat a beautiful love story here! A Bride & Bridegroom talking to one another as they are carried separately in Se… https://t.co/wDfFXmqVM0Tossing a Flower at each another are #Radha and #Krishna in this c1770 #Pahari painting by artist #Fattu of #Gulerhttps://t.co/8YDhbUPwBf
4/28
2020
#AfricansInIndia 'An African Lyre Player', c1620-40 #Bijapur #Deccan painting with @ClevelandArt Unknown subject &… https://t.co/DD1Lb5QTl8'An Ashy-Crowned Sparrow Lark (Eremopterix Grisia) perched on a Branch of a Mimosa Tree'. #CompanySchoolhttps://t.co/rJz0hzn1QT'An Ashy-Crowned Sparrow Lark (Eremopterix Grisia) perched on a Branch of a Mimosa Tree'. #CompanySchoolhttps://t.co/xz61rwcHNjHard to believe, but this is #ChandniChowk, #Delhi An 1840 watercoloured lithograph drawn by Thomas Colman Dibdin,… https://t.co/qEgHLa0MLtTelegraph was first introduced in Asia in #Calcutta in October 1851 for use of #EastIndiaCompany only. And,… https://t.co/KDkmbaqB9D @hemantsarin @SDMA @DalrympleWill @dpanikkar @Kharagket @PunjabiRooh @Chemburstudio @tawairkh @zarafshanhttps://t.co/Awerbt1kZ0'Two Pheasants', c1620-40 #Mughal painting which previously belonged to the Henri Vever collection. Lovely… https://t.co/QfRMbGsifF
4/27
2020
'Green Parrot', c1820 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting from #Murshidabad #Bengal now with @ClevelandArt appears to d… https://t.co/8AyPUJNZ0Sca. 1740 ad #Rajput #Rajasthani school of art painting from #Jodhpur #Marwar #Rajasthan now with @ClevelandArt of M… https://t.co/ZxVsHK8ArUIn 1882, Bubonic Plague spread from #Bombay to #Karachi forcing the Plague Committee, consisting mainly of voluntee… https://t.co/MXVvjXVrzlTea time, but that's not a biscuit! From @museumchd this ca. 1720-50 #Pahari painting from #Nurpur or #Gulerhttps://t.co/Hi7EJpQa8A
4/26
2020
#ImambarasOfLucknow c1825 #CompanySchool #CompanyPainting of Asifi Mosque, #BaraImambara, #Lucknow from… https://t.co/eliIo9hgSR
4/25
2020

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