• Sair e Sarkhej – A Heritage Walk

    A walk reflecting on our ephemeral water heritage at the only time of the year, after the monsoon, where we can witness Sarkhej Roza in its full glory with the brimming Ahmed Sar Lake as imagined by its makers. Limited…

  • Sarkhej Roza and the Inception of Ahmedabad

    The roza at Sarkhej is one of the most revered sites in Gujarat. Sarkhej was once a prominent centre of Sufi culture, and home to Sufi Saint Shaikh Ahmed Ganj Baksh. Let’s take a walk across the corridors of Sarkhej…

  • Sair- e- Sarkhej

    Steps for registration: Fill the form to confirm your registration. https://bit.ly/2W6JbWl ——————————— The neighbourhood of Sarkhej in Ahmedabad was initially a village in the times of Ahmad Shah. The Sufi saint, Ganj Bakhsh Ahmad Khattu, decided to make his abode…

  • Jal aur Kal

    ‘Jal aur Kal’ is a special event for KIDS to celebrate water heritage through stories and art. The event will start with a heritage walk around Sarkhej Roza followed by a story-telling session. The event will conclude with drawing activity.…





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