Delhi’s History and its Heritage

Intach has recently organized a workshop on teacher training on the subject Delhi Heritage on 24th April 2018. The workshop began after registration around 9:30am. Workshop was divided into seven sub sessions.First session was taken by Prof ACG.Menon on Delhi ‘s heritage and issues related to Delhi urban heritage where he focused on architecture, urban planning and conservation of monuments in Delhi.It was followed by session taken by Dr Narayani Gupta on History of Delhi Heritage. Third session was conducted by Gita wahi Dua on Mapping of Delhi, where she laid emphasis on landscape and the changes witnessed by Delhi. Dr Vasant Kumar spoke about Archaeological excavations in Delhi and conservation of Delhi’s Monuments. In the second last session Intach introduced book titled “Delhi ki shaan” which consisted of various ways in which a teacher can orient students towards the rich heritage of Delhi which further comprises of heritage of natural, built and material in nature. Finally the session ended with a film by Heritage communication and education division followed by discussions on how to utilize various aspects of Heritage for knowledge enrichment of students. It was an enriching workshop.