Past Events

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at Christie's

23rd October, 2018
Christie's will host the launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author George Michell as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Jewish Heritage of the Deccan' at the V&A

21st May, 2018
The Victoria & Albert Museum will host the launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Jewish Heritage of the Deccan", featuring a lecture from author George Michell and introduction to the Foundation by Helen Philon.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at Cosmopolitan Club

4th May, 2018
Cosmopolitan Club will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author Helen Philon as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah

30th April, 2018
The Yarmouk Culture Centre (Dar al-Athar al-Islamiyyah) will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author George Michell as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at The Art Institute of Chicago

25th April, 2018
The Art Institute of Chicago will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author George Michell as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery

21st April, 2018
The Arthur M. Sackler Museum will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author George Michell as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at SACHI

21st April, 2018
SACHI will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author Helen Philon as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at the Seattle Art Museum

18th April, 2018
The Seattle Art Museum will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author George Michell as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at Aga Khan Museum

18th April, 2018
The Aga Khan Museum will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring a lecture from author Helen Philon as well as book sales and signings.

Publication Event: 'Islamic Architecture of Deccan India' at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

12th April, 2018
The Metropolitan Museum of Art will host a launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Islamic Architecture of Deccan India", featuring introductory remarks by Helen Philon and a lecture from author George Michell as well as book sales and

Publication Event: 'Buddhist Rock-Cut Monasteries of the Western Ghats' at the Royal Asiatic Society

27th March, 2018
The Royal Asiatic Society will host the launch of the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Buddhist Rock-Cut Monasteries of the Western Ghats", featuring a joint lecture from authors George Michell and Gethin Rees.

Publication Event: 'Jewish Heritage of the Deccan' at Good Earth, Mumbai

23rd February, 2018
Good Earth will host an event celebrating the Deccan Heritage Foundation's new publication "Jewish Heritage of the Deccan: Mumbai, the Northern Konkan and Pune" led by DHF representative George Michell.

Festa de Fado, 2018

21st January 2018
The Deccan Heritage Foundation in association with Fado de Goa bring to Goa the first ever Festa de Fado, on the 21st of Jan 2018 at the Maquinez Palace in Panaji.

Mirella Pettini Haggiag Lecture Series: "The Satavahanas: History, Trade and Coinage", Dr. Shailendra Bhandare

18th January, 2018
The 2018 DHF Mirella Petteni lecture series in India will be given by three different prominent scholars in various fields of Deccani culture. In Hyderabad, Dr. Sailendra Bhandare delivers a lecture on the history, trade and coinage Satavahanas.

Mirella Pettini Haggiag Lecture Series: “Iranian Inspiration: Firdausi’s Shahnamah in India”, William Kwiatkowski

14th January, 2018
The 2018 DHF Mirella Petteni lecture series in India will be given by three different prominent scholars in various fields of Deccani culture. In Bangalore, William Kwiatkowski delivers a lecture on the Shahnamah.

Mirella Pettini Haggiag Lecture Series: "God's Unruly Friends: Libertine Sufis in Historical Perspective", Professor Ahmet Karamustafa

10th January, 2018
The 2018 DHF Mirella Petteni lecture series in India will be given by three different prominent scholars in various fields of Deccani culture. In Mumbai, Professor Ahmet Karamustafa delivers a lecture on Libertine Sufis in historical perspective.

Book Talk: 'Jewish Heritage of the Deccan'

6.30pm, October 26th 2017
A book talk by George Michell and Kenneth X. Robbins to celebrate the publication of Jewish Heritage of the Deccan.

Publication Lecture and Book Signing: 'Buddhist Rock - Cut Monasteries of the Western Ghats'

7pm, October 25th 2017
An illustrated lecture and book signing by George Michell to mark the publication of Buddhist Rock-Cut Monasteries of the Western Ghats.

Publication Lecture: 'Jewish Heritage of the Deccan'

6.30pm, October 24th 2017
An illustrated lecture by George Michell and Kenneth X. Robbins to mark the publication of Jewish Heritage of the Deccan.

New Delhi: Annual DHF Mirella Petteni Haggiag Lecture

6.30pm, January 20th 2017
The Mirella Peretti Haggiag DHF Lecture is given each year by a prominent scholar specialising in Deccan history, art and architecture at a venue in Dehli, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore.

Bangalore: Annual DHF Mirella Petteni Haggiag Lecture

6pm, 18th January 2017
The Mirella Peretti Haggiag DHF Lecture is given each year by a prominent scholar specialising in Deccan history, art and architecture at a venue in Dehli, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore.

Hyderabad: Annual DHF Mirella Petteni Haggiag Lecture

6pm, January 16th 2017
The Mirella Peretti Haggiag DHF Lecture is given each year by a prominent scholar specialising in Deccan history, art and architecture at a venue in Dehli, Mumbai, Hyderabad and Bangalore.

The East-meets-West Music Project

16th-22nd, January 2017
In January 2017, DHF put on a pioneering international musical programme at the vibrant cultural hub of the Kala Academy in Goa, and the newly restored Royal Opera House in Mumbai.

Mumbai: Annual DHF Mirella Petteni Haggiag Lecture

6pm, January 13th 2017

DHF 2016 Tour

21 January to 5 February 2016
From the 21st January to the 5th February 2016, the Deccan Heritage Foundation will conduct a curated tour of selected locations in Tamil Nadu and Kerala.

Launch of new lecture series in Bangalore and Mumbai

January 4, 2016
Launch of new annual Deccan Heritage Foundation lecture series sponsored by Merella Petteni Haggiag. Dr Phillip B. Waggoner has agreed to present the inaugural lectures in January 2016.

Launch of new guidebooks in London

June 16, 2015 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Symposium at Metropolitan Museum, New York, May 2015

May 11, 2015 - May 12, 2015

Launch of 'Hyderabad Golconda' Guidebook

January 18, 2015

January 2015 Tour

January 18, 2015 @ 8:00 am - February 2, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

Barry Flood Lectures in Mumbai and Bangalore

January 16, 2015 - January 17, 2015

Reis Magos International Festival of Music 2014

13 December 2014 - 8am to 10pm

Lecture Series: Treasures of the Deccan

2 to 23 October 2013

'Bombay Gothic' – Book Launch

21 February 2013 - 8pm to 9pm

'Discovering the Deccan' – Indian Launch

17 January 2013 - 8pm to 10pm

'Discovering the Deccan' – Book Launch

28 October 2012 - 8pm to 10pm

DHF India Launch

28 March 2012 - 8pm to 10pm

DHF Launch

2 October 2011 8pm to 10pm