March 12, 2021
Victoria Memorial Hall
Victoria Memorial Hall cordially invites you to an illustrated talk on THE MUGHLAI TRAIL – ENTHRALLAING TALES OF THE ROYAL CUISINE by SHAHANSHAH MIRZA, the Great-Great Grandson of Nawab Wajid Ali Shah.
The talk will trace the origin of Mughlai cuisine and how it evolved over the centuries to pave the growth of Awadhi cuisine. The talk will use interesting anecdotes to recall the journey from 1526 when Babur came to India and conclude with this cuisine’s entry into Calcutta with Nawab Wajid Ali Shah, when he moved here.
Date : 12th March 2021 at 5:30 p.m. IST
Venue : Victoria Memorial Hall, Eastern Quadrangle, 1 Queen’s Way, Kolkata 700071
Entry through East Gate (Opposite St. Paul’s Cathedral); Masks compulsory.
Covid-19 precautionary measures to be followed. Parking of Vehicles not allowed inside the Victoria Memorial Hall campus.
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