K.N. Dikshit Archive [in process]

A private collection of images of one of the original excavators of Mohenjo-daro. Rao Bahadur Kashinath Narayan Dikshit (1889 – 1944), Director General of the Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) from 1937 to 1944, was also one of the first excavators of Mohenjo-daro in 1924. These images are taken from the archaeologists personal collection and are kindly made available for the first time by K.N. Dikshit's family.

We are continue to try and identify some of the people shown, and any input from visitors is welcome. Please use our Contact Us form and let us know for which URL or image you are referencing with any possible identifications.