Welcome to Anand Foundation

This Anand foundation website is a free resource related primarily to the living Cultural Heritage of the National Capital Region of Delhi. The information on this website has been collated over the last 11 years and has a major contributions by students from the school and colleges of Delhi , through their internships at the foundation . We seek to provide a platform for young people to freely explore the living heritage of Delhi through interactions with living exponents of Cultural expression .

Sections in the Website:

Directory : This is a live and free database of institutions and exponents based in Delhi of oral , visual , performance , folk , classical , craft , musicians , dancers , Historians , writers , painters , puppeteers , museums , cultural centers , linguists , photographers , schools , Yoga centers collected by students as well as an ongoing effort by the foundation . We invite your contributions

Articles and Publications

Hewad Shalamkhel Khan, a native from Afghanistan teaching Pashto in Delhi By Shehnaz
Hewad Khan shifted from Kabul to Delhi 15 months back…looking ahead for a better future. He is trying to adept to the new lifestyle in Delhi, and is quite happy with it. He is teaching Pashto in one of the language institutes, Zabaan located in Kailash Colony. In a conversation, he shares his knowledge with us about the language and the land,Delhi and Pashto, myths about the language, learning Pashto for beginners, the traditional stereotyped image of an Afghan society and the Afghan norms.
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The importance of Delhi, India’s capital and one of the world’s legendary cities, lies not just in its past glory as the seat of empires and its magnificent monuments, but also in the rich and dive...

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We live today surrounded by images - on billboards,calendars, posters, and religious paraphernalia, in print-media and television,in restaurants and shops, on the roadside, in au...

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All life is sustained by the ecosystem – trees, shrubs,herbs, micro flora and fauna. This eco-system is very fragile and takesmillennia to evolve. Easy to destroy, the system is ...

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To a nation fed on classicalmusic, the advent of Rahul Dev Burman with h...

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Webpage for Artist in Delhi

Are you a musician, painter, poet, actor, author, vocalist, dancer, puppeteer, potter, filmmaker, photographer, or exponent of any Art form living in Delhi and NCR?

Write to us about yourself and build your own webpage completely free of charges.

Delhi this week

Ganesh Pyne Art Exhibition
Date : 31-08-2014
Venue : Aakar Prakar Art Gallery, 29 Huaz Khas Village
Details : Reena & Abhijit Lath invite you to the opening of AkarPrakar Art Advisory at 1st floor, 29 Hauz Khas Village New Delhi 110016Presenting exclusive works by Ganesh Pyne.About the artist's workGanesh... Read more

Video Gallery

Mohammed Hamid - Magician

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