Gates of Delhi

Gaps in the walls of Old Delhi Derived from the Norse word ‘gata’, the original meaning of the word ‘gate’ was the gap in the wall or the fence. Somewhere over the years this ‘gap’ in the wall became the ‘en... Read More...

Of Stepwells and CP – Agrasen ki Baoli

We’ve all roamed about the circles of Connaught place and a few of us have surely been into the labyrinthian wonder that is the Jantar Mantar. But there lies a frequently missed architectural delight right next... Read More...

Old Delhi Bazaars – An Exploration

Delhi, as a city, has been a shopping destination for people for more than hundreds of years. The various markets or bazaars, as we call them, have been selling their wares since the times of the Mughals and th... Read More...