A spiritual journey into the lives of Sufi saints. What is common between Sufi saints and Yogis, various Silsilas (order) of Sufism, discover why Shaikh Nizamuddin Auliya practiced celibacy, his life, the ambience he created where people throng in large number to seek solace and get immersed into melodies of Qawwali. We meander through the narrow streets where Kaftans, kebab, attar, transport us to the 13th century market.
Monuments covered in Walk : Baoli - Jharna Tomb - Hazrat Nizamuddin’s Auliya White Marble Tomb – jamat-e-khana Mosque – mausoleum of Mughal Princess - mausoleum of Poet Amir Khusro –– Chausath Khamba – Mirza Galib Tomb
Walk leader Gaurav was born and brought up in Delhi. Having taken an Honours Degree in History from Dayal Singh College, University of Delhi and subsequently enhanced his passion by Completing INDIA: ART & CULTURE Certificate from National Museum Institute. His experience of working in Art Galleries gave him a fair idea of what Art Connoisseur look A short stint at khalsa College, St.Stephen's college and at Department of History in University of Delhi and long experience of researching on Historical personalities lent him enough credentials to narrate well researched Historical events as well as legends in English, Hindi & Hindustani.
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Meeting point: Nizamuddin Dargah Baoli gate
Tips : Please carry a Water Bottle
Extra costs: Rickshaw rides, entry tickets to monuments or museums. Cost of food will have to be borne by the participants themselves.