This is the second part of a series on Delhi that does not talk only of the narrow lanes of Shahjahanabad, the Mughalia, aka Mughlai delights and the lip-smacking Chaats of Chandni Chowk or the grand ruins of the seven Delhis and the wide open spaces and broad roads, but a series that also looks at the way Delhi has evolved. We wanted to explore the logic of the city and of the forces that have shaped the idea of the city itself. It was this idea that made us approach people who have engaged with the city with love and care for decades, and we requested them to write for Kafila.
This series is titled Dilli Hai Jiska Naam, and the first post in the series by Pradip Krishen can be read here.
Here is the second post, by NARAYANI GUPTA
Basti basna khel nahin: Narayani Gupta
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