During his stay, as he sought to realize a vision both playful and Mughal-like, he reconstructed the market square, built a Bathing Ghat on the river bank, laid out a public garden and tank, and began constructing a new Town Hall; in the outlying municipality of Khurja, the district’s commercial center, he built a new marketplace and bazaar.
Alexander Cunningham came to India in 1833, at the tender age of 19, under the East India Company as an … More
Everyone does family history nowadays. Genealogy used to belong only to the wealthy; once upon a time only they owned … More
The rich and unique biodiversity of the region is an added layer of intrigue to the historical city of Bulandshahr. … More