DOWRY THEN & NOW -- SOME INTERESTING NEWS

CHARLES THE SECOND OF ENGLAND  who recieved BOMBAY as part of his dowry WHEN HE MARRIED PORTUGESE PRINCESS IN 1661


Bombay island was given as dowry by Portuguese to english king in 1661 (when portugeses princess katherine married english king charles the 2nd)king charles gave bombay to east india company for a rent of 10 pounds per year



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NOW:-

DOWRY WAS RS 1000? THE HIGHEST AT THAT TIME IN 1914 WHEN MY GRAND MOTHER GOT MARRIED!!!

WHEN MY MOTHER GOT MARRIED IN 1930'S IT WAS 5000/ AGAIN THE HIGHEST FOR THAT YEAR

 LATER WHEN MY SISTER GOT MARRIED IN 1950 IT WAS 15000/ THE HIGHEST THAT TIME

IN 1970 IT CAME TO 1 LAKH TO 2 LAKH THE HIGHEST

 IN JUST 5YEARS ;BY 1975 IT BECAME 5 TO 10 LAKH FOR THE HIGHEST

 NOW IT IS GOING UP UP UP FASTER THAN THE MOON ROCKET !!!

 4 CRORE AND 40 CRORE ANY THING ; NO UPPER LIMIT ;SKY WAS THE LIMIT ;NOW  OUTER SPACE IS THE LIMIT FOR CORRUPT PEOPLE WITH BLACK MONEY ,SWISS ACCOUNTS ETC