Heritage Tour
Places  /  Published 18.12.22

Amazing seaside forts near Mumbai you shouldn’t miss visiting

A day trip to monuments like Kulaba Fort, Murud Janjira and more, in Maharashtra, is a thrilling historical experience...
By Amitabha Gupta

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 09.11.22

Lakkundi in Karnataka — the lesser known architectural magnum opus of south India

This ancient city, with stunning temples and stepwells located on the west of Hampi, is worth a visit...
By Amitabha Gupta

Places  /  Published 03.11.22

Tracing the history of the Mughal Empire and architecture in Burdwan

A day trip to Sher Afghan Khan’s tomb, Nur Jahan’s first husband and Jagirdar of Burdwan, will leave you fascinated...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 26.10.22

A heritage trail through Delhi’s Green Park

This south Delhi neighbourhood is one of the most unlikely places to find ruins and monuments from the Tughlaq and Lodi period...
By Rangan Datta


Places  /  Published 25.10.22

Calcutta University’s Senate Hall – a lost heritage of the city’s glorious past

The grand building that once witnessed Tagore’s speech and Ray’s first public felicitation was demolished in 1960...
By Somen Sengupta

Places  /  Published 20.10.22

Shinde Chhatri: A tribute to the glorious past of the Marathas

A prominent Maratha monument in Pune, it's a memorial cenotaph of Mahadaji Shinde, ancestor of the late politician Madhav Rao Scindia ...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 14.09.22

Kolkata and World War II: Tracing the sites of air raids that scarred the City of Joy

Towards the end of the war, Kolkata became an unlikely target and was bombed for months. Here’s a look at the story and the sites today...
By Amitabha Gupta

Places  /  Published 07.09.22

Ambika Kalna: An ode to Bengal’s temple architecture

From aatchala temples to stunning pinnacled structures, East Burdwan’s Ambika Kalna is a temple town that has it all...
By Amitabha Gupta

Places  /  Published 24.08.22

The ruins of Gour: a glimpse into Bengal during the Sultanate

A little away from Malda Town, the historic city of Gour is a gateway to Bengal’s days of glory from the 12th century...
By Rangan Datta


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