Ghalib Ka Shahjahanabad | Heritage Walk in old DelhPurani Dilli Walo Ki Baatein
|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
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.
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
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.