Akbari Gate

Memories of Mughal King Akbar in Lucknow Situated in the densely populated area of Chowk, where once Lakhnavi Tehzeeb dominated stands tall the AKBAR...

Cathedral Church

The Towering Identity of Hazratganj Hazratganj, the city's heart is not known as the heart only for being the city's centre but for the things and th...

Kaptaan Baba

Unusual offerings for a British soldier in Lucknow "Offering a cigarette or bidi with pious mind can lead to fulfillment of the wishes. Devotees took...

Nawab Mehdi Ali Khan

Prime Minister in Action No single personality has been at the centre of political domination in Awadh, and for such a long period of time ( 1793 –...

Musafirkhana

Lesser Known Monument Whenever anybody talks or write about Asifi Imambara or Bara Imambara, he defines the premises, boundaries, or nearby locations...

Friendship Day

Comradeship of Heart and Soul Abbas Agha Jafri Of all the relations that a man can possess, Friendship is the purest, eternal and never-ending form ...

Malihabad

A Trip to the 'Mango Capital' The narrow, freshly tarred road glistens in the afternoon heat. The grandeur of old Lucknow is behind us. The magnifice...

Hi Tech Horticulture

CISH Uses Latest Technology for Plants Summers have made their presence felt exceedingly, so much so that we instead wish that it were not the case a...