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Walking back in to history

Walking back in to history
The walk will trace the origin of Sufism, it’s advent in India, the several orders of Sufism and the characteristic differences as well as the Pir and Murid (master and disciple) relationship.  

The walk will be covering the following monuments and ruins in the same sequence - Hauze-e-Samsi (water tank), Jahaz Mahal (water boat palace from 15th century), Jharna (water fall from 18th century), Khawaja Syed Ghaznavi’s darga (a sufi saint from the Qadri order), Kala Mahal (an old khanaqha which is now a Madarassa), Zafar Mahal (Bahadhur Shah Zafar’s summer palace) and Khawaja Qutubuddin Bakhtiyar.

The walk will end with a theatre performance of Bahadur Shah Zafar II inside the Zafar Mahal.  The booking will be closed after 20 participants, so sign up quick!

14 September Meeting Point: Chattarpur Metro Station Timing:  9.30 am to 12.00 pm Charges: Rs 1000/person, a group book of 3 or more: Rs 900/person
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