Ghalib Ka Shahjahanabad | Heritage Walk in old Delh

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Ghalib Ka Shahjahanabad
– A poetic walk in Ghalib’s Dilli. 

A heritage walk to Ghalib Ki Haveli is simply an effort to discern and acknowledge the treasure of Mirza Ghalib, to unravel his stories beneath all the dust, and to relive the amber flecked yesteryears of our cultural glory.

The walk will Retrace Ghalib’s footsteps by taking rounds of the lanes and by-lanes associated with the life and times of Mirza Ghalib in the Shahjahanabad.October 2018
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We will visit Mirza Ghalib ki Haveli (A heritage site that offers you an insight into the legendary poet’s life and times), visit all the important influential traces and end the tour at Dilli College ( now Anglo Arabic Senior Secondary School), the theme of the walk will be the journey of Mirza Ghalib’s to the Dilli college( where he had gone for a job to the college as Farsi teacher and we’ll explore the whole campus and will spend Half of the time, there).
Bring your friends and family, come together to hear the poetic rustle echoing within the walls of his trial and explore the life and times of Mirza Ghalib.

RJ Anas Faizi

About Qissa Go 

Anas Faizi is an RJ, a teacher, a keen reader, researcher, and a storyteller. M.A. in Urdu Literature, from the University of Delhi, has been attached to his culture and surroundings not just in his study but also in
a practical way. Whether it’s art, heritage or culture Anas’s expertise and practical engagement with travelers is attained with the perfect richness of delivering an experience as per the requirements of the walk to a point of absolute satisfaction. He publishes his posts as “Khaleefa” on the PWKB’s Facebook Page.

MAX: 20 Saiyya’h ( walk participants )
Contact of the Walk Curator-
Sufiyan – 9643533224

Date: 7 October 2018 


Ghalib Ki Haveli, Ballimaran, Chandni Chowk, Delhi – 110006
Nearest Metro Station: Chawri Bazar & Chandni Chowk, Take Exit from Gate Number 5 ( Yellow Line )
TIME: 9:00 AM 
( We don’t want to spoil your relation with your bed on Sunday)
Please reach by 8:45 AM
DURATION: 3 hours
Distance: 2.5 Km
Language: Hindustani ( Hindi & Urdu)
RECOMMENDATION: A pair of slippers or wear comfortable easy-to-remove shoes, water bottle.
2) Dress conservatively to respect religious sentiments of the people in the area
Ticket Inclusion
A traditional refreshment
Charges = Rs. 500 
Please note: Registration fee is non-refundable in case you do not attend the heritage walk. However, the registration fee can be transferred to upcoming walks.

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About Purani Dilli Walo Ki Baatein

Purani Dilli Walo Ki Baatein (Pdwkb) is a brainchild of an engineer and we began this journey of digitising Shahjahanabad's Arts, Cuisine, Culture, Dialect, Lifestyle, Music, Nostalgia, Heritage & History old Delhi with a mere act of creating a Facebook page on the 7th of June, 2013.
PDWKB apprises about the lifestyles of the veracious residents of the old part of the city.
Dilli – 6 is not just a meagre pin code but a concoction of varied culture’s and “tehzeeb” extolling amicable interwoven life of disparate communities and religions. Pdwkb is a non-restrictive source and voice of Old Delhi wallas and people who love and adore Old Delhi.
Our inducement is to safeguard the dilapidated heritage and culture of Shahjahanabad.
The foundation is growing bigger and better with time as the number of dilliwalas volunteering in this journey and we aim to bring to you the best of the city.
Purani Dilli Walo Ki Baatein has been in venture for 5 years. We have mastery over the Arts, Cuisine, Culture, Dialect, Lifestyle, Music, Heritage & History of Old Delhi and learning from day to day life.

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