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Poet Ghalib in Shahjahanabad

 

Hazaron Khwahishen Aisi, Ki Har Khwahish Pe Dam Nikle, Bahut Nikle Mere Arman, Lekin Phir Bhi Kam Nikle (A thousand wishes have I, and can succumb to each & every. Many desires I have but alas they all remain unfulfilled.)- Mirza Ghalib

Take a walk through eminent Urdu and Persian poet Mirza Ghalib’s home in Shahjahanabad, it will surely make you fall in love with Old Delhi. This creative Heritage Walk combines tangible links to the legendary Ghalib, appreciation of his unique style of poetry and concern for the conservation of our cultural heritage.We can even enjoy Ghalib’s favorite mangoes.

Surekha Narain is a hard-core dilliwala and  has grown and evolved out of Delhi’s unique heritage. Surekha leads Heritage walks in and around Delhi and has over 30 walk routes, in Delhi. As a conservationist, her objective is to create awareness about our natural heritage and designs walks of well-known and lesser-known areas of Delhi and its surroundings.

Meeting point: Town Hall Chandni Chowk

Tips: please carry a bottle of water.

Extra costs: Rs. 300 to be paid for food on spot.

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