Here is our team of dilliwalas/ history buffs/ volunteers/ walk leaders/ ramblers/ explorers…call us what you like. We love history, we love our city and we love to talk while we walk.
Rajesh Ranjan, the man with the idea and the inspiration. He was the mind behind Delhi Heritage Walks. With his untimely demise, our team lost its pivot, but the motivation remains.
Kanika Singh loves ruins and old buildings & as she says, the more ruinous, the better! A research scholar in history, Kanika loves exploring Delhi’s heritage. All she needs is an audience and then you are in for a 2 hr lecture, at least!
Awadhesh Tripathi an academic, explorer & storyteller rolled into one! An expert on Hindi literature, he weaves folklore with history & humour & leaves you hungry for more.
Tanvi Bikhchandani studied Economics and South Asian studies in college. A true-blue Dilliwali, she loves going on historical, photographic, and culinary explorations of the city.
Medhavi Hassija is student of History at Delhi University. She loves to gallivant across Delhi and be on the lookout for hidden historical gems and various culinary delights that the city holds. She is an Odissi dancer, an avid reader and looks after our Book Club.
Jamal Kidwai has a lot of experience working in conflict areas. His work has allowed him an opportunity to travel extensively to different corners of India. His favourite destination is Kashmir. He loves to spend time in the company of monuments.
Harleen Kaur is a research scholar in modern history. She is especially interested in Delhi history: how do monuments represent the past, stories of the rise & fall of dynasties and controversies & gossip about historical figures are her favourite topics.
Our logistics are handled by Snehlata Mandal, Kavita Singh, Pushpa Mandal and Naveen Bhartiya who take turns to do the donkey work: the website, the blog, the photographs, the recce trips and the research. They are the team behind the success of each walk.
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