The City of Djinss – Kotla Feroz Shah : Episode 3

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A heritage walk to the medieval capital of Kotla, believed to be inhabited by jinns. Built by Sultan Firuz Shah Tughluq in 14th century, this citadel has many a magnificent monuments: the Jami Masjid, an Ashokan pillar brought all the way from Haryana and a baoli.

Here’s the final episode (Episode #3) from this super-exciting heritage-walk series. Enjoy!

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Jahaanpanaah – Refuge of the world! (Episode 2)

The next episode in the chapter of JAHAANPANAAH 🙂

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In this second Episode of “Jahaanpanaah – refuge of the world” check out the TREASURE PITS of Tughluq era.. what the POETS of that era wrote in praise of the controversial king and about the “HAZAR SUTUN – the court of God” ..plus some trivia about the lesser known architect Zaheer-ud-din Al Jaayush. If you are in or around South Delhi.. pack your bags and do chk out the place..right behind the Hauz Khas Bus Terminal 🙂

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Exploring Chandni Chowk – Episode 1

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Exploring Delhi’s famous Chandni Chowk area (Purani Dilli / Old Delhi) also popularly known as Delhi 6 !

In this episode we’ll get to learn about the history of this place and also we’ll take  quick glance at the Digambar Jain Lal Mandir (also known as Urdu Mandir) and the Gauri Shankar Temple.

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World Mental Health Day

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It’s World Mental Health Day today.. and this song by my dear friend Dr. Madhusudan aptly captures the plight of the patients.. and the stigma they have to live with!

Do have a look at the video ..it makes one aware about hard facts and figures and even proposes some remedies for this social disease.

Kudos Dr.Madhusudan for this great effort…and thanks bro for this golden opportunity to me and sis Arunima to be involved in this positive project. Blessings for all!

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Aapki aankhon mein kuchh..

A song from one of our jamming sessions 🙂

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Sharing some music from our late-night jamming sessions 🙂 Here’s an ultimate song of LOVE from the Hindi movie GHAR (1978). Magical music by RD Burman, playful lyrics by Gulzar. Chk out as me and my sis Arunima bring to you this beautiful song. We’ve tried to retain the simple retro feel.. and the melodious sound of Pancham da 🙂 Hope you’ll like it.

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MOTHERHOOD – the most evolved state of mind

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MOTHERHOOD is the highest state of mind. Having a MOTHERLY vision is a sign of an EVOLVED CONSCIENCE. Not just for women, this value also makes a man a COMPLETE MAN. The world needs more such people. Thanks so much for being there maa 🙂 GOD BLESS YOU! HAPPY MOTHERS DAY TO ONE AND ALL 🙂

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