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Heritage Durbar (Talk)

Cities Of Delhi, Living Without A Lifeline


Cities Of Delhi, Living Without A Lifeline


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 When
 Where
India Habitat Center,​
Gulmohar Hall,
Lodhi Road, Delhi
Meeting Time 1/3/2015 6:30:00 PM
Meeting Point Gulmohar Hall, IHC
Nearest Metro JLN Stadium
(900 mts.)
 Charges None
 Type Heritage Durbar (Talk)
 Speaker Sohail Hashmi
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Jan 3

Cities Of Delhi, Living Without A Lifeline India Habitat Center
When: 07:00 PM

1/3/2015 7:00:00 PM 1/3/2015 9:00:00 PM 68 Cities Of Delhi, Living Without A Lifeline A talk and slide show by Sohail Hashmi, about how the 7 cities of Delhi met their requirements of water and how the traditional methods of access to water were transformed India Habitat Center Youth for Heritage Foundation contact@youthforheritage.org false DD/MM/YYYY https://www.facebook.com/events/319101654946960/

About the Event

A talk and a slide show about how the 7 cities of Delhi met their requirements of water and how the traditional methods of access to water were transformed during the late 19th and early 20th century, The talk also touches upon the changes on the lives not only of Dilli Wallahs but also the impact of these changes on the lives of a much larger population as a result of these changes and about the lessons that we can learn from the past to solve the looming catastrophes of the future.

About the Speaker

Sohail Hashmi is a Dilli Wallah, a geographer by training and a history buff by choice. He conducts Heritage walks in Delhi speaks, writes and makes documentaries on Delhi, on Heritage, on issues of culture, language, inclusion, exclusion, marginalisation and syncretism. Sohail loves to cook, eat. travel with his camera and talk about his passions.

How to Reach

By Car: From AIIMS, reach Safdarjung Tomb and turn right on Lodhi Road. Take another Right from the Islamic Centre on Lodhi Road. Turn left immediately into the (IHC) gates and park in IHC Basement.
If coming from Nizamuddin side, take the service lane from Airforce Bal Bharti School. Take left into the gates of IHC and park
By Metro: Get down at Jawaharlal Nehru Stadium and you may walk upto the IHC. Some may also choose to get down at Jor Bagh Metro Station or the Khan Market Station. A battery/auto rikshaw can help you reach the venue easily
By Bus: India Habitat Centre is a famous bus stop on Lodhi Road, well connected by many routes.
Once at India Habitat Centre, come to Gulmohar Hall on first floor opposite Stein Auditorium

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