Trip to Nanking, China

 Old Chinese flag
Old Chinese flag
Lord Meher Baba
Lord Meher Baba
June 1932 ; Image cropped & edited by Anthony Zois
June 1932 ; Image cropped & edited by Anthony Zois

The above photo was taken in Nanking ( now Nanjing ). The group are standing outside the walled city. The Nanking City wall was built between 1366 and completed in 1393.

This photo was taken about May 1932, prior to Rustom K. Irani ( 2nd left ) left to meet Meher Baba on the 9th June in Honolulu, Hawaii, when he sailed from the California.

 

With thanks to Mike Hong & other members of the Chinese Meher Baba group for their assistance.

 Globe graphics created by Anthony Zois - the 3rd & last leg of Meher Baba's 1st World Tour. Asia-Pacific ship routes & Herbert Davy's epic train journey from Nanking ( China ) to Marseilles ( France ).
Globe graphics created by Anthony Zois - the 3rd & last leg of Meher Baba's 1st World Tour. Asia-Pacific ship routes & Herbert Davy's epic train journey from Nanking ( China ) to Marseilles ( France ).