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William Dalrymple
Historian, art historian & photographer, Mehrauli goatherd, kabooter baz & baadfaroosh. Writes the occasional book.
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Orlando Edwards Jan 11
Delighted to be enjoying some of the delights in earlier today mentioned by William Dalrymple on the treasures of Algeria | Financial Times
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Ms AB 🇪🇺🌳 Jan 15
Anyone interested should read William Dalrymple's new book to see how it was done the first time.
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Ebdlx 22h
Beautiful invitation. William Dalrymple "Forgotten Masters..."
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anupama sharma 10h
This book was wonderful got to know about my own country through William Dalrymple's books
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John Sandoe (Books) 4h
All our podcasts in one place - Philip Mansel on Louis XIV, & Rosamund Bartlett on Sofia Tolstoy and William Dalrymple on the East India Company. Happy listening!
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Hemant 3h
& behind Nandi, 1820. Shiva stands leaning his elbows on the bull, gazing at a fruit that Parvati is holding. Nandi grooming himself with his tongue. pic Christies
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g katyan misra Jan 17
rare sight Lord Shiv-panchmukhi-Mahadev Adidev or panchbhoot? is Devi Ganga on right side? Mankot painting 1710 at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem jai ho
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g katyan misra Sep 29
Hari-Hara sculpture face with crown-mukut depicting two characteristics of shiv & Vishnu gupta period may be 9 or 10th century dualism of divinity is celebrated in work of art. in Indian Arts
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Shashi Tharoor 6h
Sorry you were obliged to spell out something so basic to this BJP rep. The free press is supposed to work the same way in India too! But as his tweet confirms, BJP prefers to twist the arms of proprietors to ensure favourable press for them. Glad that doesn’t work w/ JeffBezos!
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Eli Lopez Jan 17
Just to clarify: Jeff Bezos doesn't tell Washington Post journalists what to write. Independent journalism is not about charming governments. But there's no question the work of our correspondents and columnists fits within India's democratic traditions.
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Some good news for a change
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Jeffrey Gettleman 15h
Is India planning re-education camps in Kashmir, like China has in its Muslim areas? Human rights activists are very worried. Read here:
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ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival 5h
As the clock ticks its way towards the much-awaited 13th edition of the ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival, here are some speakers you should look out for at the festival!
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Replying to @PriyamvadaGopal
I'm afraid the book will provide little solace: an equally gloomy period of Indian history
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Yakshi Barhut, 2ndC BC Indian Museum, Kolkata
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Replying to @kagazaurkalam
Yes, all demolished long ago...
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The Buddha is very much the Prince in these...
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