• Heritage

    Corporate Quiz

    by  • February 5, 2016 • General, Heritage • 0 Comments

    Why would the ruins of a 700 year old fort on the outskirts of the city generate interest in a corporate firm, planning to organize an outing for its employees, instead of going to a resort or a conventional picnic spot? What makes people prefer a dilapidated monument over a comfortable and accessible relaxing corner in the...

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    A walk on the Buddhist side of life: Delhi’s Mini Tibet

    by  • June 1, 2014 • Culture, Food, Heritage, Photography, Religion • 32 Comments

    Guest post by Seep Gulati, an active DelhiByFoot community member. Pictures with respective credits wherever applicable is given. Foodie, traveller, adrenaline junkie and life enthusiast, is how Seep describes herself. She believes in the concept of loving, laughing and learning throughout the journey of life. When she isn’t chasing dynamic life, she is fighting...

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    Kila Raipur: Of Bullock-Cart Races, Village Games and Punjab Da Flavour

    by  • March 23, 2014 • Culture, Events, Heritage, Photography • 1 Comment

    Guest post & photos by Divya Rai, and additional text & photos by Ramit Mitra, founder, DelhiByFoot and organising leader of the two day trip. Additional pictures with respective credits wherever applicable is given. Divya is a totally footloose and fancy-free soul, who is training to become a photographer. When she is not being...

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    Sufi Basant – “Mohe Rang De Basanti Nizamuddin Aulia”

    by  • February 6, 2014 • Culture, Events, Heritage, Photography • 3 Comments

    “Mohay apnay hi rung mein rang ley, Tu toh saaheb mera Mehboob-e-Ilaahi” The relationship of Hazrat Amir Khusrow, the poet-extraordinaire and musician with his master Mehboob-e-Ilaahi Khwaja Hazrat Nizamuddin Aulia is well documented and known by all lovers of Chisti Sufiyana Silsila and Sufi Tasawwuf . Our forum has also dwelled upon it here. Amir...

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    A Dive into Sufism

    by  • January 23, 2014 • Culture, Events, Heritage • 1 Comment

    Guest Post and Text by Kaushal Mathpal, a DelhiByFoot community member. (Pictures by Ramit Mitra and Shweta Berry) Kaushal is a practicing lawyer in the Delhi Courts but when he is not pitching his case in front of a Judge of a Court, this wanderer at heart takes his notebook and camera and hits...

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    CP Ka Underbelly!

    by  • December 27, 2013 • General, Heritage • 9 Comments

    Connaught Place or CP as most refer to it, was recently listed by Forbes magazine to be the 5th most expensive ‘office destination’ in the world! And if the plans formulated by NDMC and Delhi Government are taken to their logical conclusion (albeit at DMRC-speeds!) and notwithstanding the new AAP ki Delhi Government (no...

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    Hola Mohalla 2013: Jo Bole So Nihal!

    by  • October 10, 2013 • Culture, Events, Heritage, Photography • 3 Comments

    Guest Post and Photographs by Priyanka Bhaskar, a DelhiByFoot community member about our first ‘Out-of-Delhi’ Event of 2013 done earlier in March.  Additional pictures by Ramit Mitra, founder of DelhiByFoot and organising leader of this 2-day trip. Priyanka is a true-blood travel and trekking enthusiast, having completed tough treks like Everest Base Camp (2013),...

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