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Heritage Monument
Places  /  Published 16.02.23

A visit to the cenotaph at Flagstaff House in Barrackpore

The cenotaph is surrounded by beautiful gardens, making it a peaceful place to explore and learn about the British Raj...
By Subhadip Mukherjee

Places  /  Published 04.02.23

Pompey’s Pillar in Alexandria: Standing tall in the city founded by Alexander the Great

It is the only ancient monument still standing in Alexandria in its original location today...
By Subhadip Mukherjee

Places  /  Published 23.12.22

The Old Mission Church in Kolkata is worth a visit for its great historical past

It is believed that Madhusudan Dutta, one of the icons of Bengali literature, was baptised at this 252-year-old church...
By Somen Sengupta

Places  /  Published 20.12.22

The story of Kolkata’s most elegant twin tower edifice — St. James’ Church

The ‘Jora Girja’ of Santosh Mitra Square has a 150-year-old history and a wealth of historical artefacts ...
By Somen Sengupta

Places  /  Published 15.12.22

In pictures: Heritage tour of Rattanakosin Island — exploring the royal legacy of Bangkok

This island has many historical monuments, including the Royal Palace, Wat Arun and more that you wouldn’t want to miss...
By Rangan Datta

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Places  /  Published 12.12.22

History lessons on a winter walk through Lodi Gardens in Delhi

Nature and history conspire to immerse visitors in this expansive green space right in the heart of the Indian capital...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 10.12.22

Pune’s Zero Point, a landmark of great historical significance, is worth a visit

Located on the eastern wall of the GPO, the zero stone still stands even after a century and half of neglect...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 06.12.22

Magen David Synagogue — an oasis of peace in one of Mumbai’s busiest localities

Although not as spectacular as its Kolkata namesake, the Mumbai version also has its fair share of ornamentation that creates a spectacle...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 05.12.22

The Shore Temple in Mahabalipuram: A slice of history preserved in stones

The stone-cut temple, located 55km south of Chennai, is one of the most-visited monuments by foreign tourists in recent years...
By Rangan Datta

Events  /  Published 14.11.22

Bengali War Memorial in College Square: Saluting the homegrown heroes of World War I

A wreath-laying ceremony was held on Remembrance Sunday in memory of the Bengali Regiment soldiers of the British Army ...
By Rangan Datta


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