Living History

Forgotten Treasures

Tanchoi’s Silk Route to India

We trace the journey of this delicate woven silk, which came all the way from China to Banaras -taking the longest possible route, to get there!

Snapshort Histories

Checkmate from India

Adapted over centuries, the always popular game of Chess traces back its origins to ancient India.

History in a Dish

Lady Kenny: A Sweet Legacy

What’s in a name? Well, certainly a fascinating story, especially when it comes to this Bengali sweet!

Snapshort Histories

Ludo’s Indian Roots   

One of the most popular board games across the world, Ludo traces its origin back to the ancient Indian game of Pachisi.