May 15, 2020 8:29 am
The story of Malik Ambar, an African slave turned warrior, is an unusual one. Sold and bought several times by slave dealers during his youth, fate brought him miles away from his home in Ethiopia to India.
November 24, 2019 6:01 pm
How Mughal rule enriched Indian cuisines
September 17, 2018 10:30 pm
Born in 1614, Jahanara lived a life outside the conventional role of a Mughal princess —as an exemplary poet, writer, architect, engineer and painter, especially in an era where the lives of Mughal women were largely confined within the walls of the zenana.
September 19, 2018 8:25 am
Dastkari Haat Samiti attempts to empower artisans through a photography workshop
February 13, 2018 4:15 pm
The song starts with one of the students asking questions like 'What make a Hindustani? Is it colour? Language? Religion? Or status in economy?', etc. Thereafter, the students rap about the Mughal era, the Sultanate, how Babur came to India in the 1520s, about the capable Humayun, righteous Akbar, his son Jahangir, Shah Jahan and Aurangzeb.
September 28, 2017 12:35 am
An exhibition on pre-Bengal School of art shows the meeting of Western and Indian traditions
March 27, 2016 12:00 am
In Kannauj, UP’s perfume capital, several ambitious initiatives are afoot to rejuvenate the local attar industry.
December 17, 2013 1:48 am
It will have museums,auditorium,light-and-sound programmes,even restaurants
October 29, 2013 5:23 am
The Big Door in Bandra celebrates beauty with ornate ceilings and replicas of antiques.
October 24, 2013 4:46 am
An exhibition of miniature paintings recreates the Mughal era through intricate detailing and fine craftsmanship