India in Edinburgh

The 'footprint' of India in Edinburgh's past and present


India in Edinburgh is a long-term project to document and make available a range of resources that show how India has affected Edinburgh in the past 250 years. The links here will take you to web-pages with  more information on these links. See also our  Old Town and New Town 'India in Edinburgh' walking tours, hosted by Curious Edinburgh, with a free downloadable app.

Edinburgh's social, educational and cultural institutions' links to India, past and present

People who went to India from Edinburgh, or came to Edinburgh after living in the sub-continent

How Edinburgh's churches provide evidence of India connections, and the roles played by Scottish missionaries and chaplains

Doctors, soldiers and traders linking Edinburgh and India