Saturday, Jan 28, 2023

Aga Khan Trust for Culture


How to conserve India's heritage structures: A new manual offers some help

December 10, 2022 8:35 am

"This manual allows any architect, engineer, conservation professional, or even a non-conservation professional to understand the nitty gritty of conservation,” says Ratish Nanda, CEO, Aga Khan Trust for Culture.

Using heritage to improve people's lives: The Aga Khan Trust for Culture in Nizamuddin

April 23, 2022 10:49 am

In the last decade and a half, the AKTC has conserved about 60 monuments in the vicinity, the most recent being the 16th-century turquoise domed tomb located on Mathura Road called Sabz Burj, which was opened for public view in November 2021.

Replicate Humayun’s Tomb work at Taj Mahal: Aga trust told

April 08, 2015 3:27 am

Minister of Tourism and Culture Mahesh Sharma lays foundation of Humayun’s Tomb Site Museum.

Barapulla nallah to be restored as natural watershed

November 22, 2014 4:37 am

The Aga Khan Trust for Culture aims to cover the nallah with plants that can be used to clean up water systems

Take a walk back in time at Nizamuddin Basti

November 16, 2014 2:25 am

80-minute heritage walk is part of a three-day mela at basti.

The Tomb Restorers

October 06, 2013 5:58 am

The architects and craftsmen who helped revive the glory of Humayun’s Tomb.

It took us 2 years to get turquoise shade right,says Tomb restorer

September 19, 2013 1:53 am

Uzbekistan's Master craftsmen to train men for Humayun Tomb's restoration work.

Oasis in an urban jungle

September 01, 2013 1:40 am

Aga Khan Trust for Culture plans to develop 480 acres of green space in Sunder Nursery in Nizamuddin,with 1 lakh trees from 300 species


March 01, 2013 11:40 pm

A few days after Aga Khan Trust for Culture’s Jashn-e-Khusrau regaled the Delhi audience at a host of historical venues,Delhi’s annual sufi festival Jahan-e-Khusrau has also found place in the city’s cultural calendar.

Chaunsath Khambha to stand tall again

November 01, 2012 1:27 am

The Aga Khan Trust for Culture is restoring this unusually structured tomb in Nizamuddin Basti,dome by dome.