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Giani Di Hatti

By on October 15th, 2015

Giani Gurcharan Singh of Layalpur (now in Pakistan) migrated to India in 1951, four years after Partition, and settled with his family in Old Delhi. With him, he brought…

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Haveli

Haveli Sadaruddin Khan

By on October 16th, 2015

Towards the end of the Chitli Qabar market, which is located on the road in front of the Jama Masjid, is a narrow lane that leads to an area…

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Haveli

Matia Mahal

By on October 15th, 2015

Matia Mahal is the name that is popularly used to describe the area exactly opposite Gate Number 1 of the iconic Jama Masjid. This area is also known as…

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Bazaar

Kinari Bazaar

By on June 1st, 2015

The Kinari Bazaar of Old Delhi is today a Hindu-dominated locality with a row of shops, mostly selling puja samagri (prayer items) such as diyas (earthen lamps), thaal (plates…

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Sacred spaces

Saint James Church

By on October 17th, 2015

Saint James Church, located next to Kashmiri Gate, is probably the most ancient church in Delhi that still stands tall. It was built by Colonel James Skinner between 1823…