St. James Church – Remembering the Struggle for Freedom

St. James Church – a place which saw loads of action during the Struggle for Freedom! Check out the video to know more..

Bengali Club, Fakhr-ul-Masajid, Old Hindu College, Old St. Stephens College : Remembering the Struggle for Freedom!

The REBELLION! Bengali Club, Fakhr-ul-Masajid, Old Hindu College, Old St. Stephens College and more stories associated with the Struggle for Freedom!

Nicholson Cemetery – Remembering the Struggle for Freedom!

Happy Independence Day friends!

We’ve planned to revisit the pre-independence era today by sharing stories and episodes from those times. Watch out for our posts through the day 🙂

First in the installments is the Kashmere Gate area of Delhi and stories associated with the same.

So here’s NICHOLSON’s CEMETERY for you!

The Mutiny Memorial (Fatehgarh / Ajitgarh)

The last episode of our video series about the Landmarks of 1857 brings us to the Mutiny Memorial in Delhi. Check out this quick video to know more about how this memorial is associated to the revolt of 1857!

Ashoka’s Pillar near Northern Ridge Delhi

One of the two Ashokan pillars in Delhi is at Northern Ridge. It stands on the road between Mutiny Memorial & Hindu Rao Hospital. Built by Ashoka during ancient times, transported to Delhi in the 14th cent by a curious king & then interpreted by the Orientalists.

Here’s a video which talks about this pillar – as we explored the Landmarks of the Revolt of 1857 at the Northern Ridge!