An Old Church and Many Memories… | St. James Church, Delhi

Since it’s Good Friday, I thought of sharing with you pictures of one of the oldest churches in Delhi- St. James Church, or Skinner’s Church, built by Col James Skinner in 1836, near the Kashmiri Gate. Enjoy and have a good Good Friday 🙂

Sibling Rivalry

The fascinating story of blood thirsty rivalry between two crown princesses… I know you must be wondering what’s the big deal about a little fighting here and there with your own brothers and sisters. You all fought as kids, got your parents to scold the ‘other one’, and while you smiled gleefully, your sibling secretly…

Wonder where this is?

  The old monument quiz is back, friends 🙂 A crumbling old mosque set in a queen’s garden…what and where do you think this is? Folks,  this is the mosque at Qudsia Bagh built in the eighteenth century by the queen Qudsia Begum herself, wife of then Mughal emperor Muhammad Shah Rangeela. A stroll in the…

Wonder where this is?

Ahh! The quiz is getting tougher! Let’s see if anyone can guess what and where this structure is 🙂 HINT- It’s associated with an event that was much talked about recently… Latest update: Correct answer by Naushirvan! This is the Coronation Memorial at the Coronation Park in North Delhi, where the three Delhi Durbaars (assemblies)…

Wonder where this is?

Hello Delhi lovers! In the mood for a little quiz? Tell us where this church is, and its name please. HINT-this ain’t nowhere in Europe!

Wonder where this is?

Time for a quick quiz folks! Where have you seen this gate, and what is its significance?

Wonder where this is?

Or rather, I should say…Wonder what this is! This old Colonial-Mughal style building, created in 1891, can be seen near the Kashmiri Gate area of Delhi. Can you make a guess as to what was the original purpose of this building? Drop your answers here! Latest update: This is the old building of St. Stephen’s college,…