Bihar is probably one of the best state to go to if one wants to explore some Indian History before Independence. These pictures shows, Bihar was one of the developed state in India. Bihar had beautiful past and heritage.If we go back in history, when India was breathing in golden era. Pataliputra was wealthy and glorious capital of India. Here are 14 pictures of the Bihar beginning from before independence, right up to the 1975s
In Patna 1927, A boy posing for a photographs.
In Patna 1927, A poor man in front of his hut.
Sonepur Cattle fair(Mela) in 1952.
Gaywal priests gathered in the Vishnupud Temple, Gaya in 1895
Indian Peasants Wash and Dry Jute for Export in the State of Bihar in 1975
A Man with Cattles in Bodh Gaya in 1927
The Barabar and Nagarjuni Hills, which are situated very close to each other and contain seven cave-temples in Gaya,Bihar.Photograph of the Lilajan River and Jaru in the Barabar Hills taken by Joseph David Beglar in 1872-73
This is the beautiful view of the tomb of Sher Shah Suri and its surroundings at Sasaram in the 1870
This is a beautiful view of the St David church from across the maidan with the Brahmajuni hills in the distance in 1895.
Dhodand Quarries, locomotive in fore ground in 1872.Now Dhodand Quarries known as Dehri On Sone.
The Dhodand Quarries, Bihar were exploited for Kaimur sandstone, a very durable building material.
The Visit of His Excellency The Earl of Elgin & Kincardine to the East Indian Railway Workshops at Jamalpur in December 3rd 1897.
The view of Engines at Jamalpur Railway Workshops in 1897
The cotton carts passing through Main Western Canal knowns(Rever sone) Grand Trunk Road Bridge
The Grand Trunk Road passed through Shahabad from south-east to north-west and was constructed between 1861 and 1862.