Games people now play…

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Once upon a time Delhi had a lot of green parks where kids could play while parents take their morning or evening walks… but now all the small neighborhood parks are now being converted in parking grounds, leaving the kids … Continue reading

Good Morning India

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My bad health kept me away from DailyDelhi for a while now, but I am back at it again now. Delhi’s landscape is changing very fast, so is the way we live, travel or even hangout. I was recently at … Continue reading

Eid Mubaraq

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Today is Eid-ul-Fitr, the end of the holy month of Ramadan. City’s biggest prayer meeting for Eid happens at the Jama Masjid of Delhi. The picture above was taken on the Chand Raat, a day before the Eid. Jama Masjid … Continue reading

Last Day of Ramadan

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Today was the last of Ramzan or Ramadan. It is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar. Ramzan is derived from the Arabic root word ‘ramida’ or ‘arramad’ that means intense scorching heat and dryness. Ramadan is the month in … Continue reading

Lime n Lemony Delhi

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Delhi’s taste has always been Chatpata, anyone who’s ever been to Delhi can never forget the street food and specially the “Chaat”. Summer’s favorite drink in Delhi, after the tea, is surely the Nimbu Lemon Banta (Nimbu and Lemon mean … Continue reading

Gurudwara Bangla Sahib

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Today I thought I should also take you around places in Delhi. One of the most peaceful places in Delhi is Gurudwara Bangla Sahib, whenever I feel low, I come here and sit in a corner to reconnect with myself. … Continue reading

Hello New Delhi

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I have often talked about the migrants in Delhi, I feel for them because Delhi is home to about 150,000 homeless people in this city and only 25 night shelters, out of which only 10 are owned by government agency … Continue reading

More Blings to the Millenium City

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Metro service started in Gurgaon a while ago, but on 3rd of Spectember the route was extended to the central Delhi till the Central Secretariat station. It sure has made life of Gurgaonites a lot easier and commuting a lot faster. … Continue reading

Tourists in Delhi

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Delhi controls the way India moves. Domestic tourism remains at peak all around the year here. Delhi being one of the biggest host of heritage sites in India, it’s also one of the biggest junctions for people traveling by trains … Continue reading

Fragrant Colours of Delhi

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After the chaiwalas in the city, the most popular road side business is of a florist. Wherever you go, you’ll find a bunch of flowers to make your girl happy. This flower man has his shop in Green Park, where … Continue reading