Pryank is a History (Hons.) graduate from Delhi University. He recently completed his postgraduate studies in ‘Ancient Indian History Culture & Archaeology’ from the Deccan College Post Graduate and Research Institute, Pune. A person with vivid interests – theatre, poetry, script writing – Pryank also has earned distinguished certifications in Film Production (from the Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi) as well as ‘Antiquities Trafficking and Art Crime’ (from the University of Glasgow, Scotland). He has been a part of several archaeological exploration teams, under the aegis of the Archaeological Survey of India and has good hands-on experience of excavation fieldwork. Pryank is also a passionate walk leader and loves conducting heritage walks in Delhi-NCR, along with organizing workshops and events on heritage conservation. In his capacity as a Research Associate at the CFPS, he contributes meaningfully to projects pertaining to preservation and documentation of India’s vast cultural heritage.