Posted on: 8 February 2014

Illustration from the book:

Indian Pictures
Drawn with pen and pencil
By the Rev. W. Urwick
Published by Religious Tract Society, London - 1881

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Highly ornate Stupa was built over the relics of the Buddha by Ashoka's wife, 'Devi' of Vidisha. Sanchi was her birthplace & venue of wedding. A Gate was moved to Indian Museum, Calcutta, in 1875

1757 Newspaper "Clive success in India which leads to 200 years british rule in india"