Sher Mandal or Humayun's Library

In And Around Purana Qila, Delhi Tourist Attractions

Purana Qila in the heart of Delhi is a unique monument. Standing on the banks of Yamuna, it contains within it the mythology and the stories of the medieval era. And an excavation that...
Sabz Burj, Basti Nizamuddin, Delhi

Walk Through The Basti Nizamuddin In Delhi Heritage Area

Nizamuddin along with Mehrauli is one of the oldest living spaces in Delhi. It has been inhabited for more than 700 years now. Originally called Ghyaspur, having been built during the reign of Ghyasuddin...
Walking on walls of Lal Kot, Delhi

Walking On The Walls Of Lal Kot – Delhi Walking Tours

Lal Kot is the oldest known fort of Delhi. Besides, the mythical Indraprastha about which we do not know much. Sometimes it is referred to as the original red fort of Delhi. There is...
Roshanara Bagh Delhi

Walk Through The Various Era’s Of North Ridge, Delhi

I have wanted to do this walk on the North Ridge of Delhi for almost a year now. I finally managed to do it this week and I am asking myself why did I...
Heritage Jahaj Mahal in South Mehrauli, Delhi

Walking The South Mehrauli Trail – Delhi Heritage

Mehrauli or Mihirawali as it was once known has seen Delhi through the ages. And can tell you more stories about Delhi than any other place barring may be the Purana Qila.  My last...
Adham Khan Tomb Mehrauli, Delhi

North Mehrauli: Ruins & Remains From Across The Eras

Mehrauli being the oldest inhabited area in Delhi carries imprints of various eras in its small area. From the times of Tomars to the current day, there are ruins and remains that tell you...
Idol of Goddess Yogmaya Temple at Mehrauli

Ancient Yogmaya Temple, Mehrauli – Delhi Heritage

Mehrauli area is one of the oldest inhabited areas of Delhi. It was the first capital of post-Rajput era and all the rulers ruled from here. It must have had a Hindu imprint at...
Mahavir Idol at Jain Temple

Jain Temples Of Mehrauli Heritage – South Delhi

Jain temples in Mehrauli? Really? Mehrauli in current day South Delhi is actually far older than Shahjahanabad or Old Delhi as it is popularly known today. It was the seat of this eternal capital...
Netaji Subhash Park Delhi Opposite Red Fort

Walk Through The Everyday Bazaars Of Old Delhi

Everyday bazaars of Old Delhi have their own charm. Even when they stand along with all the history that is hidden in the lanes of Shahjahanabad or Old Delhi as it is popularly known....
St James church also known as Skinner's Church Delhi

Walk Through The 1857 Revolution In Delhi

To the north of the walled city of Shahjahanabad, lies a small trail which tells you the story of the first revolution of Indian freedom struggle, the 1857 revolution. 1857 is the year that...

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