Heritage

Lucknownama

Descent of Lucknow in Historical Account Dr. Roshan Taqui Avadh has been mentioned in the Ancient Indian History as 'Koshla' with its capital at Sravasti and later on at Ayodhya. Though Sravasti, Ayodhya and ...

Jhandewala Park

Pilgrimage of Lucknow Akansha The Aminabad area in Lucknow is attributed with a peculiar identity system. Every alley, chauraha or park in Aminabad is a distinguished spot on the map of the city. Thus, every ...

Ganeshganj Methodist Church

The Chronicles of Christian Faith in Old Lucknow Nikita Gupta In the centre of the rush and bustle of Ganeshganj market stands a quite place of worship distinct from any other there in more ways than one. Gan...

Tehsin Ki Masjid

A Religious Monument with a Social Message Hasani Chowk lane is famous for Tunday Kababi, Chandi Ka Warq, Phool Wali Gali, Gota, Chikan, Zardozi, Ittar, much more and the historical Tehsin Ki Masjid. The view...

Hulas Khera

The Compelling Mystery of a Submerged Civilization Nikita Gupta Passing Mohanlalganj, further south of Lucknow one arrives at the dainty village of Hulas Khera, a cursory glance would establish it as an ordin...

Kothi Darshan Bilas

An Architectural Marvel Shamim A. Aarzoo Kothi Darshan Bilas is a muted monument with an intriguing story, a dilapidating building now with lime gratings peeking in places and intrusive tree roots penetrating...

Kothi Bibiyapur

The Unsung Heritage Shamim A. Aarzoo The Mughal Architecture brought into being, the tradition of building art. In its early phase, that is, till the third quarter of the eighteenth century, Shahjahanabad rem...

Kothi Raushan-ud-daula

A Marvel of Lucknowi Architecture Dr. Roshan Taqui To the south west of the main Qaiserbagh palace is situated Qaiser Pasand, originally the Kachehri of Raushan-ud-Daula who was the prime minister of King Gha...

Teele Wali Masjid

A Glimpse of Mughal Architecture Arqam Fazal Mirza On the bank of river Gomti near the Hardinge Bridge, most popularly known as Pakka Pul or the Laal Pul, stands a beautiful mosque known as the Jami Masjid or...

Monumental Legacy @ Hazratganj

Exploring the Heritage in and around the busy streets Atif Hanif Lucknow is a city of grand architectural gems ! Few areas are rich of heritage along with scattered monuments also. Hazratganj is one such impo...