Shimla may have been called the summer capital, but for all practical purposes this was the real Capital of India as the Government of India stayed there for the better part of the year moving down to Kolkata and later to New Delhi only during the winter months. As the summer capital of the British Raj, Shimla came to be known as ‘the workshop of the Empire’.
Nature is not a temple, but a workshop, and man's the workman in it.Ivan Turgenev
Conversation is the laboratory and workshop of the student.
Provided that the City of London remains, as it is at present, the clearing-house of the world, any other nation may be its workshop.joseph chamberlain
The Continent will not suffer England to be the workshop of the world.
He must teach himself that the basest of all things isto be afraid and, teaching himself that, forget it forever, leaving no room in his workshop foranything but the old verities and truths of the heart, the old universal truths lacking which any story is ephemeral and doomedlove and honour and pityand compassion and sacrifice.