Shahjahanabad ki saer – Heritage tour at Old Delhi

Join in for this grand virtual tour of Shahjahanabad (Old Delhi).. as the talented storyteller Asif Khan Dehlvi (Delhi Karavan) takes us through the alleys, anecdotes, life and times of “Ghalib” and some awesome Foods from Purani Dilli 🙂 Happy Exploring 🙂

More info about the event: https://www.facebook.com/events/437036189827964/

Qawwalis and Sufi Memoirs from Shaam-e-Hzt Nizamuddin (Day 2) by Delhi Karavan

Qawwalis and some memories from “Shaam e Hzt Nizamuddin” (3 Jan 2016) a Sufi exploration walk organized by our friends at Delhi Karavan

Sufi Memoirs from Shaam-e-Hzt Nizamuddin (Day 1) by Delhi Karavan

Some memories from “Shaam e Hzt Nizamuddin” (2 Jan 2016) a Sufi exploration walk organized by our friends at Delhi Karavan 🙂

The story of ROOH AFZA :)

Starting the new year with some “Flavors” and “Fragrances” 🙂 A new series – SHERBETS of the Bygone Era! #DidYouKnow the evolution of Sharbat during past 1400 years has seen the coming together of Science, Medicine, Transport, Technology, IndoIslamic Culture across the globe to reach it’s current form! In this first episode we start with the most popular and household drink of this sub-continent ROOH AFZA! 🙂 Up Next would be the Story of Evolution of Sherbets 🙂 Happy Exploring 🙂

2015 Vlog Recap: Delhi Karavan!

We treasured a lot of memorable moments this year with our talented friends at Delhi Karavan ..made new friends.. lived awesome moments.. explored new places.. heard interesting stories.. and treasured it all in our ‪YouTube‬ playlist dedicated to ‪Delhi Karavan‬ moments here :

Happy Exploring! Blessings for all 🙂 ‪#‎Travel‬ ‪#‎Delhi‬ ‪#‎India‬ ‪#‎Heritage‬ ‪#‎NewYear‬ ‪#‎IncredibleIndia‬ ‪#‎Sufi‬ ‪#‎History‬

The story of Frederick “Pahari” Wilson (Rokeby Manor, Landour, Mussoorie) – video

Loved this storytelling absolutely…the story being no less than a full on entertaining thriller movie 🙂 Straight from the colonial era we bring to you the exciting stories and anecdotes associated to this army deserter who later rose to riches and fame of a RajaFrederick “Pahari” Wilson also popularly known as the Raja of Harsil!

The story flows through several key moments in the history of Indian sub-continent…some good..some bitter.. e.g. the charms of a young ace shooter and the mystery that surrounds him.. discovery of ancient fossils by Sir Proby Cautley’s.. the laying of railway tracks.. the renovation of ghats of Haridwar.. Russians’ plans with Raja Ranjit Singh and Tibet.. the merciless deforestation of Deodar jungles to make Railway sleepers.. extinction of Exotic birds ..the Wilson Apple..the Rajma beans of Harsil…and so much more!! We are sure you are gonna enjoy this video-journey into past 🙂 Happy Exploring 🙂

“Jali Shaakh Ke Parinde” : Stories of the Mughals post 1857 (Storytelling at Zafar Mahal)

Yet another beautiful evening spent with folks at Delhi Karavan, with such spellbinding storytelling… a heartfelt reconstruction of the plight of the Mughals post 1857! Join in for a dip into history as the gifted storyteller, Asif Khan Dehlvi , takes us down the lane to witness the untold chapter of the fall of the Mughal dynasty.. at Zafar Mahal – a mystical venue apt for such narratives.