Category Archives: World Heritage Site Fatehpur Sikri

Ms. Sminu Jindal exhorts Young Indians to work for accessibility at CII- Yi Summit TakePride-2018, Mumbai

10 March 2018, Mumbai Svayam’s Founder-Chairperson Ms. Sminu Jindal today addressed the CII-Yi: Annual Youth Summit – TakePride 2018, held at the historic Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE) in Mumbai, along with several visionary speakers from across the sectors who spoke … Continue reading

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Agra and Delhi Monuments under ASI to go Braille-friendly

Dear friends, Seven years back Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) and Svayam together embarked on the mission to make the world heritage sites accessible to all including the elderly and the disabled and entered in to an MoU.  We are … Continue reading

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National Tourism Award for Best Disabled Friendly Monument for WHS Fatehpur Sikri

National Tourism Award for Best Disabled Friendly Monument for WHS Fatehpur Sikri New Delhi, 18 March 2013 The Fatehpur Sikri group of monuments in Agra has bagged the prestigious National Tourism Award 2011-12 for “the best maintained and disabled-friendly monument”. … Continue reading

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Svayam will conduct Access Audit of Heritage sites under Aurangabad Circle of ASI

Dear Colleagues, Below is the feature from Times of India, Pune by Ms. Neha Madaan, a well known feature writer who has been closely following such issues. After audit, Ajanta, Ellora caves may become more accessible Neha Madaan, TNN | … Continue reading

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