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Kabir Saint-poet an early influence.
James Shotwell Historian and a major influence
Tukaram Saint-poet left a deep impression
John Dewey Philosopher and Ambedkar’s hero
Ambedkar with Maulana Hasrat Mohani at Sardar Patel’s reception in 1949
Flag-bearers Nehru and members of the first Cabinet
The founders Ambedkar at a Constituent Assembly meeting
We the People Rajagopalachari declares India a republic
Change Street: The Bangalore of the '50s was a cantonment town. M.G. Road as it was then
Unhurried Charm: The hills seem green and dense as ever over Shimla.
Panorama obscured: The ITO crossroads in New Delhi - a view from the '50s
Groundswell: Crowds have always been a part of Calcutta, and the Maidan its lungs.
The Victoria Terminus and the Bombay Municipal Corporation area bore a very European look in the ’50s
First march In a horse-drawn carriage, President Rajendra Prasad readies to take part in the first R-Day parade on Rajpath, New Delhi, in 1950.