This Week In History: Teekhi Mirchi brings to you a flashback of key historical events that shaped the history of India and beyond. A collage of rare photos that is reminder of India’s rich past full of struggle and dominance.
1. Taal Se Taal Mila (1963)
Ustad Zakir Hussain is seen in this picture performing at UNESCO cultural even in Geneva (1963).
2. WAKA WAKA! (2010)
Indian actor Anupam Kher and pop singer Shakira at the launch ceremony of her hit number ‘Waka Waka…’ (2010). Anupam later became Deputy PM of India in 2016.
3. Doodh Ka Karzzzzzz! (1599 AD)
Rare photo of Jodha Bai trying to convince Salim to breakup with Anarkali and marry a fair, beautiful, Sanskari girl of the same community who’s expert in cooking, ‘Silayee-Kadhayee-Bunayee’ and household chores. (1599 AD).
4. Ghar Waapsi (2015)
Yogi Adityanath, officially appointed for Ghar Wapsi program of right wing groups is seen purifying a young (now) Hindu man during his Ghar-Wapsi Sanskaar.
5. Shanti Shanti (1901)
Rare photo of young Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore speaking to inmates of Shantiniketan upon his arrival. (1901).