March 11, 2020 5:51 pm
A riveting story of Mughal Empress Bega Begum who held immense power, endured tragedy and dedicated her entire life caring for the poor.
February 19, 2020 8:12 am
Dara Shikoh is described as a “liberal Muslim” who tried to find commonalities between Hindu and Islamic traditions. He translated into Persian the Bhagavad Gita as well as 52 Upanishads.
February 15, 2020 9:17 am
Long before the Taj Mahal emerged as THE monument of love in the world, there were several others as well—some even predating the seventeenth-century mausoleum built by Shah Jahan for Mumtaz Mahal. For Valentine’s Day this year, Sahapedia lists five.
August 10, 2018 12:17 pm
Author Ira Mukhoty takes a walk around Humayun’s Tomb, recounts tales of Mughal women and busts myths around their lives.
May 08, 2016 2:21 pm
The 18ft ornamental ensemble on the Humayun Tomb was given a coating of 22-carat gold to match its original crowning splendour.
April 20, 2016 2:09 am
On May 30, 2014, during a sandstorm exceeding 150 kmph, the wooden core of the finial snapped at the point where it rises above the dome.
April 08, 2015 3:27 am
Minister of Tourism and Culture Mahesh Sharma lays foundation of Humayun’s Tomb Site Museum.
February 09, 2015 12:17 am
Quest organised a heritage walk for students of The Indian School, Sadiq Nagar, to Humayun’s Tomb.
January 14, 2015 3:45 am
On May 30 last year, the 18-foot finial, weighing 225 kg, collapsed during the storm.
October 07, 2014 2:14 am
Tunnel would be around 1.25-km long, beginning at the exit of Nizamuddin Bridge and opening at Subz Burz on Mathura Road.
July 06, 2020 8:17 pm
After a shutdown of more than 100 days, all ASI-protected monuments will reopen for the public from Monday (July 6).
July 30, 2019 7:12 am
Evangeline Lilly essays the character of Hope van Dyne or Wasp in the Ant-Man films. She also appeared in the role in Avengers: Endgame.