Victoria & Abdul: The 24-year-old Indian servant the widowed Queen called 'dearest Munshi' and the scandal that drove him out of Britain
Munshi, Queen Victoria's head of household and close friend Abdul Karim was ordered to return to India after the monarch died in 1901. Only days before, Abdul Karim had been given a prominent place in Queen Victoria's funeral procession - which aroused the disgust of her family. He was ordered to hand over every letter, note and memo that the late Queen had sent him over the 13 years he had served her.
"Color Me Crazy" by Sarah St. Clair Renard
I just found this beautiful editorial photographed by Sarah St. Clair Renard for Yen Magazine's spring issue 2010. I absolutely love the reference to Holi, the Hindu festival of Spring, one of the most beautiful celebrations of any culture in the world. Accompanying the images is a colorful video of the shoots process.
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Victoria Maria Louisa Duchess Of Kent And Strathearn 1786 To 1861 Mother Of Queen Victoria Hand Writing Sample Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (18 x 12) - Walmart.com
Victoria Maria Louisa Duchess Of Kent And Strathearn 1786 To 1861 Mother Of Queen Victoria Hand Writing Sample Canvas Art - Ken Welsh Design Pics (18 x 12)