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India's Caste System

Margaret Bourke-White1946

LIFE Photo Collection

LIFE Photo Collection

Women guests at wedding of the Prince of Mandi, chanting as woman w. drum sets the beat, while watching the ceremony fr. behind purdah curtain at the home of the bride's family.

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  • Title: India's Caste System
  • Date: 1946
  • Location: Simla, Mandi, India
  • Physical Dimensions: B/W PRINT
  • Subject Keywords: Purdah, India, People And Customs, Mandi Royal Family, Percussion, Musical Instruments, Marriages, Drums, Caste System, Vintage Print, 1940s
  • Publisher: TimeLife
  • Usage: For personal non-commercial use only
  • Provider: LIFE
  • Photographer: Margaret Bourke-White
  • Original ID: TimeLife_image_735123
  • Credits: LIFE
  • Copyright: © Time Inc.

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