While living in exile in Metiabruz, Wajid Ali Shah re-created a cultural and built environment that we have read as … More
One of the most ambitious projects that Heritage Walk Calcutta has been itching to take on is engaging students in … More
On 13th March 1856, Wajid Ali Shah, the tenth and last ruler of the state of Awadh, left Lucknow for Calcutta … More
Neither the built remains, nor the stories remain unchanged – and the contemporary world is not as removed from its ancient or colonial past as we are wont to believe.
In a recent conversation with a fellow archaeologist, we ended up talking about the poor state of built heritage in our … More
Purulia is largely avoided by the tourists because of its recent tryst with the Maoists. Beyond this recent image lay … More