ENJOY DELHI’S BEST HERITAGE, FOOD & CULTURAL EVENTS!
The Dargah and Mosque compounds are spruced up; the Feni and Khajoors are ready; the Sherbetwallas and Kababchis (Kabab-makers) are ready with their wares; households are planning their annual family reunions; a festive flavour is in the air…Ramdaan Kareem!
Yes the holy month of Ramzaan is here. As our Muslim brethren undertake the month-long cycle of fasting, prayers and spiritual cleansing, DelhiByFoot gives Dilliwallas many cool reasons to come out and explore Delhi’s new look of the season and enjoy our city’s cultural and foodie paradise!
Bringing together elements of fun, story-telling, cultural heritage, photography and food, DelhiByFoot pioneered the ‘Silsila of Ramzaan Experiences’ walks in 2011. We are now back with the 7th edition of our popular Ramzaan Walking Events to be held in Delhi.
This year as in the previous years…join us in the alleys of Delhi 6….the hidden shops of Ballimaran to the brightly lit markets of Jama Masjid…through the Dargah courtyard at Hazrat Nizamuddin…to the home of the Djinns of Delhi….where we have curated for you & your family/friends a feast of amazing experiences!!!
So mark your calendars right away and join DelhiByFoot (DBF) for celebrating the festival of Ramzaan in Delhi with all its colors, flavours and eccentricities!
WHAT MEDIA SAYS ABOUT DBF’S RAMZAAN EVENTS IN DELHI
RAMZAAN WALKS SCHEDULE – MAY & JUNE 2017
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SET #1: ZAAIKA-E-IFTAAR PURANI DILLI KA (6:30PM – 9:30PM)
Iftaari Walks every Wednesday, Friday & Saturday in and around Jama Masjid & Chawri Bazar
Join hundreds of our Muslim brethren inside the massive courtyard of Delhi’s Largest Mosque, the Jama Masjid, in the spirit of brotherhood and togetherness, as they break their daily Ramzaan fast with the Iftaari Feast (breaking of the Daily Fast or ‘Roza’). As we polish off a platter of traditional Veg/Non-veg delicacies & beverages, allow our storytellers to take you through the finer nuances of the rituals & traditions of Ramzaan fasting and listen to stories of the various Ramzaan food delicacies!
Charges: Rs 1000/person (Incl of Cultural Heritage walk and a choice mix of veg & non-veg Iftaari foods and beverages)
Meeting Point: Jama Masjid, Gate #3
SET #2: IFTAARI SEY SEHRI TAK KI BAHAAR (11:30PM – 4:00AM)
All-Night Sehri Walks every Saturday in and around Jama Masjid & Ballimaran
One of our most popular and exciting walks, when we walk all through the night to get a glimpse into how the areas of Delhi6/Old Delhi never sleep during Ramzaan…we start from the feasts of Iftaar and then go around in alleys of Delhi6 for a fantastic experience of joyous celebrations, lively colors and lights and festive gaiety of the people…Food and Photography enthusiasts CANNOT MISS THIS ONE!
Charges: Rs 1100/person (Incl of Cultural Heritage walk and a choice mix of veg & non-veg Iftaari/Sehri foods and beverages)
Meeting Point: Chawri Bazar Metro Station, Exit Gate #3
SET #3: JASHN-E-RAMZAAN SPECIAL EXPERIENCES
#1 – Lazzat-e-Iftaar: A Meaty Affair, Non-Veg Foods Spcls Walk, 4th June, Sunday, 6:00PM Onwards
Ramzaan ke lazzatdaar peshkash, shaam ka waqt, the tastes of Iftaar, under the shadows of the 350 yr old grand mosque of Jama Masjid, some of the choicest of non-vegetarian food gets served during these evenings! Lazeez Kababs, Teekhey Biryanis, Butter-yyy Curries, Spicy Niharis, Lababdaar Gosht aur Swaadisth Double-ka-meethaa!! We begin the evening’s experience as we join hundreds of our Muslim brethren in a spirit of brotherhood and togetherness inside the massive courtyard of Delhi’s Largest Mosque for Iftaari (breaking of the Daily Fast or ‘Roza’) around a platterful of traditional delicacies & beverages after which we focus on choicest of non-veg dishes!
Charges: Rs 1250/person (Incl of Cultural Heritage walk and unlimited Non-veg Iftaari delicacies and beverages)
#2 – Shaam-e-Iftaar with Djinns of Delhi at Fort of Ferozshah Kotla, 8th June, Thursday, 6:00PM – 8:30PM
In this edition of our 2017 series of Special Ramzaan Iftaars we bring to you the only walk in the city where you have the unique experience of breaking the day’s Ramzan Roza fast, evening Iftaar with our brothers of the Muslim community in company of the resident ‘Djinns’ of Delhi’…Yes the Djinns of Delhi as William Dalrymple refers to them will play host to our gang of DBFwalkers & Dilli-lovers, as stories from our history intermingle with the cultural gaiety of Iftaar and Ramzaan…a delight for photographers and lovers of the esoteric!!!
Charges: Rs 1000/person (Incl of Heritage walk and veg and non-veg Iftaari foods and beverages)
#3 – Shaam-e-Iftaar at Dargaah-e-Nizamuddin Aulia, 17th June, Sunday, 6:00PM – 9:00PM
Ek Shaam Sufi Tassawwuf ke naam…Qawwalis aur Iftaar ka Zaika in the holy month of Ramzaan! In this edition of our 2017 series of Special Ramzaan Iftaars we bring to you the only walk in the city where you have the unique experience of breaking the day’s Ramzan Roza fast, with the unique celebration of Iftaari inside the hallowed courtyard of the Dargah of Khwaja Hazrat Nizamuddin Auliya…a walk which our walkers vouch for, saying that this is an experience that will stay forever with them!
Charges: Rs 1000/person (Incl of Cultural Heritage walk and veg/non-veg Iftaari foods & other beverages)