Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya Collection [1877-1950]

The Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya Collection mainly depicts the Rana rulers.

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  • Premier Rana family and their friends [1877–1950]

    Collection Ref: EAP166/2/1
    The The Madan Puraskar Pustakalaya Collection includes photos taken before 1950. The collection is mainly related to the Rana rulers. The photographs in the collection showcase the rich lifestyles of the Ranas during the time. Wildlife hunting in the jungl ...
  • Rise of Rana in power with Jung Bahadur [1877–1950]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/1
    Jung Bahadur Rana whose real name was Bir Narsingh Kunwar was the founder of the Rana dynasty of Nepal. The album’s first photo is of Jung Bahadur who ruled as Sri 3 Maharaja from 18 June, 1816 AD to 25 February, 1877 AD. The album covers the photos of Sri ...
  • HRH Prince Albert Victor visit to India and Nepal [1889-1890]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/2
    The photographs of the visit to India and Nepal of H.R.H Prince Albert Victor in 1889 - 90 A.D. The album first two pictures are of HRH Prince of Wales Albert Edward VII and Princess of Wales. The album features the places of India and high ranking officia ...
  • Leading Rana families [1900-1930]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/3
    The album contains the photographs of the leading Rana families. The picture of the crowning of Dev Shumsher as Sri 3 Maharaja is present. The album consist the pictures of Chandra Shumsher and his families. Sri 3 Chandra Shumsher took command of the posit ...
  • Mission Tibet [1903-1904]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/4
    The photographs are of Tibet when the Francis Younghusband led the mission to invade Tibet. In 1903 a substantial army was assembled in Sikkim and camped some 15 miles north of Sikkimese border at Khampa dzong where the leaders of the mission put forth rep ...
  • "Visit to Europe of Chandra Shumsher JBR, Vol. I [1908]"

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/5
    Sri 3 Maharaja Chandra Shumsher visited Europe in 1908 AD. The album contains the pictures of the places and persons, he met in his visit. This is the first volume among three albums – Visit to Europe of Chandra Shumsher JBR. ...
  • "Visit to Europe of Chandra Shumsher JBR, Vol. II [1908]"

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/6
    Sri 3 Maharaja Chandra Shumsher visited Europe in 1908 AD. The album contains the pictures of the places and persons, he met in his visit. This is the second volume – Visit to Europe of Chandra Shumsher JBR. ...
  • "Visit to Europe of Chandra Shumsher JBR, Vol. III [1908]"

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/7
    Sri 3 Maharaja Chandra Shumsher visited Europe in 1908 AD. The album contains the pictures of the places and persons, he met in his visit. This is the third and last volume – Visit to Europe of Chandra Shumsher JBR. ...
  • Crowning of King Tribhuvan [1907-1950]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/8
    King Tribhuhvan Bir Bikram Shah Dev, King of Nepal (June 30, 1906 – March 13, 1955) was King of Nepal from 11 December 1911 until his death, excepting a period in 1950-51. Born in Kathmandu (Nepal's capital city), he ascended to the throne at the age of fi ...
  • Madan Shumsher JBR in his childhood [1915-1939]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/9
    The album covers the images of Madan Shumsher during his childhood and last picture was his visit to Baraha Kshetra temple. ...
  • Portrait of Madan Shumsher JBR [1920-1940]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/10
    The album contains four images which are loose leaflets. The images are of family portrait of Chandra Shumsher, single image of Madan Shumsher and other Rana ladies. ...
  • "Visit to India, Nepal and the far east of HRH the Prince of Wales [1921...

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/11
    The photographs of the visit to India, Nepal and the far east of H.R.H the Prince of Wales K.G., M.C., 1921 -22 A.D. The album captures the start of the journey to the farewell speech made by the Prince to the ship’s company on the deck of the Renown Plymo ...
  • Monuments and Rana Palaces [1921-1948]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/12
    The album includes the images of the monuments, temples and Rana Palaces in Nepal. The album covers a period over two decades capturing images of the camp made at Thori by Maharaja Chandra Shumsher for Prince of Wales to the Baithak where Indian Ambassador ...
  • Count at game [1923]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/13
    The album includes the magnificent picture of Nepal and its wildlife resources. The album features the picture of Count residing in India in a visit of Nepal for tiger hunting. ...
  • Madan Shumsher JBR playing sports [1925-1939]

    File Ref: EAP166/2/1/14
    Madan Shumsher JBR, son of Sri 3 Maharaja Chandra Shumsher, in his childhood. The album covers the pictures of him playing various sports mainly cricket. ...