Indian Mother and Daughter by Photographer Grete Kolliner - 1931 - Old Indian Photos
The name “saree” originated from the Sanskrit word ‘sattika’ and finds considerable mention in the Buddhist and Jain Scriptures.
Attia Hosain - writer, feminist and broadcaster. She was born in Lucknow, India and moved to Britain in (Notice the beautiful chikan embroidery on the saree .
Rani Usha Devi Ji of Jodhpur
Gayatri Devi of Jaipur Maharanee (and later Rajmata) of Jaipur nee Princess of Cooch Behar.The author of fascinating memoirs. One of the most beautiful women in the world.
Tribal Girl in Traditional Jewelry India ♥
Rani of Kurupam. Resplendent in her Basra pearls, diamonds and sapphires, the Queen wears a semi transparent silk shawl and fitted blouse with woven gold borders, pearls and silver zardozi embroidery.
In the Studio saree image
Portrait of beautiful Tamil women, Ceylon
Indira Raje of Baroda as a young girl with her mother, The Maharani Chimnabai II of Baroda, wearing a 'Nauvari', a traditional Maharashtrian sari. She is the mother of Gayatri Devi.
vintageindia: “ Maharani Narindar Kaur of Kapurthala.
Studio Photograph of an Indian Lady Sitting in a Chair, Undated Vintage Photograph
vintageindia: “ Princess Mehrunissa of Rampur ”
Princess Niloufer of Hyderabad - Niloufer Farhat Begum Sahiba (January 1916 – June was one of the last princesses of the Ottoman Empire
Rich Indian attire of yesteryears
Marathi women in traditional Nauvari sari, India, century.--- by no means Bollywood-- but such a beautiful silk saree!
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