• DisasterRisk

    DisasterRisk Reduction of Historic Cities: A Framework for Building Resilience Aim to bring to the fore the characteristics of the urban historic cores, existing and emerging risks, governance instruments and planing process.

  • Experience Ahmedabad with Lughda.com (Heritage Walk)

    The dwellings of the walled city are so closely packed together that they share long walls ~ STRANGE ??? Why washing area is out of the house ?? Every house has courtyard, why? Every pol has birdfeeder? So close home Why…

  • Heritage & life in Pol (Photo Walk)

    There are a few reasons why I think photo walks are a great idea. Personally, my sense of creativity is boosted by movement and exposure to changing the scenery. When I’m by myself I see my surroundings from a different…

  • The Walled City of Ahmedabad through the Ages

    The old city of Ahmedabad has many stories veiled within its historic monuments. Walking through the different structures will help us identify the mark of different periods that includes Gujarat Sultanate, Mughals, Colonial era and post-independent time. Starting the walk…





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https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/Amit-ambalal-9.jpg Meet the Ambalals as They Reminisce on Continuity and Change

We rendezvous with one of the foremost creative families in the city to find out what inspires a father and his sons to pursue their distinctive art and design. Mr Amit Ambalal, the patriarch of the renowned Ambalal family, is…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/02.jpg Fernandes Bridge – the most unique book market in Ahmedabad!

The street Fernandes Bridge connects readers with writers, students with publishers and curious beings with the age-old answers they’re looking for. The Chopda Bazaar of Fernandes Bridge is one of the oldest Book Markets in Ahmedabad that serves thousands of people…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/Mrinal-Pande-1.jpg The Fall of the Newspaper: Mrinal Pande on the Metamorphosis in Media

Veteran press personality Mrinal Pande discusses why newspapers are destined to perish at the hand of ePapers, lending insight into the challenges faced by today’s media. A person of bold beliefs can be instantly recognised by her speech and expressions.…

https://creativeyatra.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/National-Institute-of-Design-Come-Sit-1.jpg ‘Come sit’ on these chairs designed by NID students – each is inspired by a state of India

Graduate students of NID, Ahmedabad, have made 14 chairs inspired from India’s states –the boats of Kashmir, the tigers of Kaziranga, the architecture of Rajasthan, and more. ‘Come Sit’ at this exhibition at NID, until July 22. Pravinsinh Solanki with…