The untold stories of these “badnam-galiyan” came alive on a heritage walk with Dr Navina Jafa.
Welcome to Shahjahanabad, the walled city of Delhi built by the Mughal emperor Shah Jahanabad in 1639. Today, it comprises areas in and around Chandni Chowk and Jama Masjid, and while the crumbling walls haven't been able to keep modernity at bay, life here still presents a contrast to the rest of the capital.
Anubhav Sapra_ Delhi Food Walks
As part of its efforts to augment transport infrastructure, the AAP Government today has decided to run trams in several walled city areas including Lal Quila, Jama Masjid and Old Delhi Railway Statio...
During iftar, Old Delhi becomes a paradise for food connoisseurs. The lane opposite Jama Masjid - Bazar Matia Mahal - is filled with heady aromas from big heaps of keema samosas, vats of buffalo biryani, grilling botis and kebabs and hot paneer jalebi. To cool down, there are drums filled with Rooh Afza sherbet and dishes of dahi vada. But with so many choices, where will you find the best feast? Here are 11 of my favourite iftar eateries in the area.