The Indian Institute of Advanced Study (IIAS) is an iconic institution, unique in what it does, how it does it, and in the history that it preserves. As a library, the IIAS […]
January 10, 2017, marks the 160th anniversary of the consecration of The Christ Church in Shimla. Writer and Founder of The Mountain Walker, Sanjay Mukherjee, takes a stroll down memory lane to discover more about the monument and its relation to a quaint little chapel at the other end of town.
As The Mountain Walker team climbs up the arduous path to the Bharmani Mata Temple in Bharmour, Ameen Shaikh begins to realise the extent of the Goddess’s ire and eventual retribution in […]
Exploring deep into the remote Chamba district of Himachal Pradesh, Ameen Shaikh discovers the erstwhile capital of the ancient Maru Dynasty, the legend of Manimahesh, Ghared and Thalla waterfalls, and the complex of 84-Temples.
Jubbal, Himachal Pradesh, India, 14 December 2016, 1215 hours: The palace of the king of the erstwhile Jubbal province stood out magnificently as we reached here. Looking at the palace, we could […]