Reflections – Humayun’s Tomb Complex Heritage Walk
As a part of this OUTdoors project, the project team designed and organised the second Heritage Walk on ICOMOS India, Soulful Safaris and in association with our implementing partner Tradition Heritage Ecology (T.H.E.). It was guided by and was attended by who provided the assistance during the walk.to commemorate the The walk was organised byGlobal Shapers Gurugram Hub, in collaboration with
The activity began at 09:00 am in the morning, at Humayun’s Tomb Entry Gate and ended at 11:00 am at Afsarwala’s Tomb. At the end of the walk the participants shared their delightful experience with Jaya ji and the team members, and enjoyed the refreshments.
This heritage walk was specifically curated for visually impaired participants with an objective to provide a sensory exploration of heritage and culture beyond the visual sight. It was carefully designed to address the UN SDG 2030 agenda and was successful in establishing theThe project intent is to make the (natural and built) heritage sites, green and open spaces accessible to citizens of a city, including persons with disabilities.
The OUTdoors project team will be conducting similar walks in the upcoming months.
About our Walk Guide
Jaya Nagar is the founder of Tradition, Heritage, Ecology (T.H.E.), a Delhi-based organisation. For the past 12 years, she has been actively working towards the cause of cultural and ecological awareness. A translator and presenter by profession, she started her organisation to take history beyond textbooks and inculcate the anecdotal lessons in our daily life.