India and its Culture


Instructor: Ms. Kiran Puri (Tel. 85-270-54279)

Saturdays – 9:30-11:30 am – 20 hour course including theory and field trip time

Fee: $150 or equivalent INR (as per the AES Business Office exchange rate)

Begins: Saturday, September 7

Maximum class size–12


This is a course that gives you an insight into the culture and history of India and also covers the ‘The Seven Cities of Delhi’. Lal Kot with the Qutab Minar, Iltutmish’s Tomb and all the other monuments in it, Siri, Hauz-I-Shamsi, Tughlakabad with the fort and the mausoleum of Ghiyasuddin, the city of Lodhi’s and Sayyids, Purana Qila, Humayun’s Tomb, and Shahjahanabad. The monuments and architecture of the period is taken into account. The course comprises of ten classes of the duration of two hours each.


Kiran Puri is an expert in Indian History. She did her graduation in History Honors. She has been teaching this course for the last many at AES to many teachers, diplomats, parents and students.