Why are you doing that? Meet medicine man Sheikh Salim

I met Sufi Sheikh Salim Chishti in the lanes of Nizamuddin Basti last week and had an eye-opening experience. When trying to sell me a dead starfish the Sheikh insisted on pushing a two inch blade behind his eye socket and forcing out his eyeball. You can say what you like, but there’s no denying that the Sheikh had an interesting sales technique.

Delhi’s super stepwells

Delhi’s stepwells are something special and should be on your to do list. These man-made marvels once offered Dilliwalahs more than just precious water. Giving much needed shade from the from the sun they were also place to trade and talk during the heat of the day.