Author Archives: Tania Qureshi


Haveli Diwan Dina Nath

Government should own and preserve a part of our heritage This is a huge Haveli inside the Walled City and reflects a typical Sikh architecture. The total area of the Haveli is


The lost Cypress Tomb

In crying need of appreciation If you wish to visit the unusual monument of Cypress Tomb, you will have to make up your way on Begampura Road going east on GT Road

The Lahore Gymkhana

Reviving heritage   From 1959 till 1962 Justice Yaqoob Ali Khan, 1962-63 Syed Fida Hussain, and for eleven years onwards 1963 Nawab Muzaffar Ali Qazalbash again remained the chairman of this club


Samadhi Bhai Mani Singh

Heritage has no religion   According to Sikh history, Bhai Mani Singh acted as scribe when at the age of 14 Guru Gobind Singh the then Guru of the Sikhs — dictated

Shalimar Gardens Lahore

Wonder of the world   Walking through the flowers and green beds you will see arcaded pavilions entirely built with white marble. Water was flowing under the pavilion of the upper terrace,