In the northern corner of Mumbai at the Manori Island, is the hidden Kaka Baptista East Indian Museum which serves as an example for restoring and safeguarding a community’s cultural legacy. In this episode of Heritage Matters, we take a peep into the early life of Bombay’s East Indian Community.
A princess, who left a life of luxury to join India’s freedom struggle and later became independent India’s first woman cabinet minister, is today emerging as an icon for young Indians. Know how her story is being preserved and documented by her great grand nephews on Heritage Matters.
The region of Kutch is famous for its embroideries, but did you know that it was a famine that triggered the great revival of this art? Catch the story of how an attempt to create livelihoods led to a revolution in this episode of Heritage Matters.
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