The magic lantern projector was first used in the 17th century and was in use up until the mid-20th century; it was later replaced by...

Glass slides played a significant role as a mode of entertainment during the Victorian period. These glass slides were used as a propaganda tool to...

This photograph was taken from the southeast of the mosque. The area from which this photograph was taken was considered one of the most historic...



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The Asr Foundation is an organization committed to collecting, securing, and digitizing rare photographs, archival documents, magazines, and books related to the history of the Indian subcontinent and Muslims. One of our long-term goals and objectives is to make these documents available for researchers and scholars.