The Heritage Keeper: Meet Ratish Nanda who was instrumental in restoring Humayun Tomb and Sunder Nursery in Delhi — Your Story com | Watch Related Videos

Restoring monuments and parks are all in day’s work for Ratish Nanda, CEO, Aga Khan Trust for culture. He is responsible for some of the most fascinating restorations in the country and abroad (…) Where it began Ratish earned his M. Architecture degree in Historic Building Conservation, from the University of York.  “As an architect,…

“Chaunsath Khambha to stand tall again” – The Indian Express article which says Aga Khan Trust for Culture is restoring this unusually structured tomb in Nizamuddin Basti, dome by dome

The Aga Khan Trust for Culture is restoring this unusually structured tomb in Nizamuddin Basti, dome by dome. Tucked in the narrow lanes of Nizamuddin Basti, a seventeenth-century monument — Chaunsath Khambha — is in the process of regaining its lost glory. Under the careful ministrations of a group of engineers, architects and craftsmen, this…

‘Nizamuddin station also in for a revamp’ – The Indian Express article which says Railways is also in talks with the Aga Khan Foundation to finalise the plan for the makeover

The Sarai Kale Khan-end of the Hazrat Nizamuddin railway station, which has been in shambles for many years now, is set for a heritage facelift. The Delhi Division of the Northern Railway has drawn up a beautification plan for the Nizamuddin railway station on the Sarai Kale Khan ISBT side. Read full article on The…