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Highlights from Heritage Tour by Directing Discourse and Delhi Karavan

Highlights from a recent Heritage Walk at Mehrauli Archaeological Park with Directing Discourse and Delhi Karavan 🙂

Heritage Walk with a musical twist :) Mehrauli Archaeological Park

Sharing few glimpses of the beautiful morning that we all lived together courtesy the awesome Delhi Karavan! Mehrauli Archaeological Park is in itself a mystical and grand venue and Asif’s stories equally matched the charm! The JAM session that followed the heritage-walk felt just like a big family get-together despite the fact that most of us were perhaps “strangers” for each other! But it was super fun watching the so called ‘strangers’ get into the groove of the songs effortlessly and jam together in perfect sync, and even celebrate together! WoW! Thanks Delhi Karavan for this beautiful opportunity! Cherry on the cake were the bunch of messages/phone calls that I received after the event…with several folks expressing that they wish to resume their music classes, take up guitar or some other form of music. Amazing it felt ..the true reward for any musician! 🙂

Thanks to my sis Arunima and brother-from-another-mother Aditya Sharma for beautifully contributing to the JAM and more in their own special ways! Will share the full-version of the JAM with all credits soon! THANKS so much everyone! Cheers n blessings for all 🙂

2015 Vlog Recap: Mehrauli Archaeological Park with Delhi Heritage Walks

‪We explored the Mehrauli Archaeological Park with the super awesome team of Delhi Heritage Walks and learned so much about this enchanting park! The place is a hub of Heritage, History, Architecture, Archaeology, Sufi and so much more .. we treasured it all in our YouTube playlist dedicated to Delhi Heritage Walks here >>

Happy Exploring ‬:)

Rajon ki Baoli : Mehrauli Archaeological Park – Part 7

Rajon ki Baoli – A massive step-well from the Lodhi era, this structure within the Mehrauli Archaeological Park acted as a source of water and also a place for public gatherings and socializing back then! As we climbed up we also saw the deep well connected to this Baoli and also a medieval era Mosque and a Tomb which serves as good example of the Indo-Islamic architecture. We also get to know how a circular tomb used to be placed perfectly atop a polygonal building back then!! Happy Exploring 🙂

Quli Khan’s Tomb (Metcalfe’s Dilkush) : Mehrauli Archaeological Park – Part 6

In this episode we explore Quli Khan’s tomb located at the core of Metcalfe’s Dilkush! As we climb atop the tomb we also get to see glimpses of Azim Khan’s tomb, Ahimsa Sthal, jamali Kamali mosque, Adham Khan’s tomb and the Qutub complex.  Happy Exploring 🙂

Metcalfe’s Bridge and Boathouse (Dilkusha) – Mehrauli Archaeological Park (Episode 5)

In this episode we go further inside the Mehrauli Archaeological Park exploring Dilkusha – Metcalfe’s pleasure-palace of sorts! We visit the place where, as a pat of re-landscaping the place, Metcalfe got a water stream redirected and also built a bridge and a boat house right next to a Mughal tomb!