Tag Archives: Nizam

Ajanta & The Hyderabad Connection

“Eternal Fame” “There can be little doubt that notwithstanding all the care bestowed on the ruined cave temples [at Ajanta] these wonderful wall paintings will be subject to progressive decay owing to irremediable physical conditions. It is most unlikely that … Continue reading

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Why? Why not?

In the interesting-facts-behind-a-Navneet-notebook style, a teaser for the sort of thing you can expect from this blog: Madras was under (sort of) Hyderabadi rule for a while in the 17th century. Take that, CSK! Mir Osman Ali Khan’s parsimonious ways … Continue reading

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