"If you don't know history, then you don't know anything. You are a leaf that doesn't know it is a part of a tree."
Yes, he has said this right, for not knowing of the past is an incomplete feeling.
History repeats itself, and reminds, too! These powerful photographs are an epitome of the same. They are so intriguing and so reminiscent that some of the historical moments returned as flashbacks. These images are jewels from the past. A treasure trove of memories and some of the 'behind-the-scenes' events captured at the right moment.
From famous personalities in history to the rarely misfortunate events, this collection of photographs is enough to stir your emotions. From feeling the cringe to a tear trickling down my cheek to squealing in ecstasy to being satisfied with that fact, these rare captures are a heavy dose of sentiments.
Have a look at the rare, dark captures to feed the history freak in you.
It is so detailed and is a treasure forever.
Does Times Square 2017 recognise itself from the past? Heavy doubt!
Like really? What an idea that was!
Tha change-bearers captured together.
His expressions say it all.
A sweet one, that is.
It was half done, history in the making, captured.
Phew! Those old golden days. A rare yet fun capture.
Strolling, in a line with swag, on the zebra lines.
Many children lived for months in these machines. Gosh! It is so risky.
There's none like him and there can be none like him.
We're in love with this capture, a rare beauty.
Captured by Cornell Capa, 1972.
When they had nothing left for their entertainment, when strictness took a toll on them.
Wow! We can spot Snow White and Scooby Doo, can you, any other?
A tough man he is, with great guts.
Three legends in a frame.
The wise chaps, with brightly lit faces.
This is where path-breaking work was done. Trying to absorb as much as possible from this click.
This photo was taken just before he was shot by the man, Nathuram Godse.
The happiness on his face speaks volumes.
At Nova Scotia, Canada. Photo: Halifax Airport.
It was called Walton's Five and Dime.
Yes, nothing can compensate for this loss.
FYI, if you look closely, it was enclosed in a plastic bag.
The talented personality can never be forgotten.
Dude, this is so sad and heart-breaking. How can this be done?! *Sadness*