Heritage Tour
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

Places  /  Published 23.08.22

Seven exquisite temples from a bygone era near Asansol, revisited

Following archaeologist Joseph David Beglar’s trail, Sourav Niyogi witnessed some hidden gems in Bengal’s part of the Chhotanagpur plateau...
By Sourav Niyogi

Places  /  Published 22.08.22

Vijaydurg Fort is a sentinel with stories of Maratha warfare and resilience

Surrounded by the blue waters of the Arabian Sea, Maharashtra's once-impregnable Vijaydurg Fort is slowly succumbing to the ravages of time...
By Amitabha Gupta


Places  /  Published 17.08.22

Hauz Khas: A slice of history in south Delhi

The trendy neighbourhood and green stretch has pre-Mughal heritage structures and a small but thriving ecosystem ...
By Rangan Datta

News  /  Published 05.08.22

80-year-old paddle ship to sail on Hooghly for Kolkata Port Trust’s heritage tours

‘Paddle Ship Bhopal’ was built in England’s Dumbarton Shipyard in 1942 and is currently being renovated...
By Bishwabijoy Mitra

Places  /  Published 04.08.22

A heritage walk down Lower Chitpur Road

Now called Rabindra Sarani, the busy stretch has everything a built-heritage enthusiast could wish to explore. But maybe not for much longer...
By Amitabha Gupta

Places  /  Published 02.08.22

A walking tour of Delhi’s Northern Ridge

Kamala Nehru Ridge, a green zone in the capital city, has many Mughal and British-era treasures tucked away...
By Rangan Datta

Places  /  Published 25.07.22

Terracotta tales, a Vivekananda connection and more at Antpur

The village in Hooghly has a rich history, dating back to medieval Bengal, and a treasure trove of built heritage ...
By Amitabha Gupta


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