Lucknow Literature Festival 2018 Is Centered Around Oneness Of India

Lucknow Literature Festival 2018 Is Centered Around Oneness Of India

Awadh is evidently famous for its Ganga Jamuni tehzeeb, which is an epitome of intercommunal faith and harmony. Kabir Das, Tulsidas, Majaz, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Mahadevi Varma, Kaifi Azmi and Premchand, all found enlightenment in the same culture. However, today’s world has been polarized by hatred, anger, disputes and violence. Lucknow Literature Festival 2018 has […]
Lucknow Literature Festival-2018

Lucknow Literature Festival-2018

Lucknow Expressions Society are honoured to present the 6th Edition of the Lucknow Literature Festival – a celebration of Arts, Culture, Literature, Music – an ode to the City of Lucknow and its heritage as a seat of literature and artistic tradition… Join us at Indira Gandhi Pratishthan – IGP on 16th, 17th and 18th November and […]
Lucknow’s Clock Tower : Standing High For ‘One India’ Since 1881

Lucknow’s Clock Tower : Standing High For ‘One India’ Since 1881

Lucknow has around five clock towers. These are situated in Husainabad, Central Bank in Hazratganj, Aminabad, City Station and GPO. But almost all the clocks in these Clock Towers have either stopped chiming or were unfunctional. The Clock Tower in Husainabad, Lucknow is one of the tallest clock towers in India. It stands at a […]
Majaz Lucknawi: A Journey Of Love & Nationalism

Majaz Lucknawi: A Journey Of Love & Nationalism

Tera maathe pr ye aanchal bahut khoob hai lekin, Tu is aanchal se parcham bana leti toh acha tha. These lines by Majaz Lakhnawi beautifully encourage women to realize that it is only they (the women) who have the power to bring about change. It is time for women to realize that it’s about courage, […]
Dastarkhwan-e-Awadh: The Cuisine of Lucknow

Dastarkhwan-e-Awadh: The Cuisine of Lucknow

Dastarkhwan-e-Awadh: The Cuisine of Lucknow   The Land of Nawabs and Awadhi cuisine, Lucknow is a total foodie’s paradise! From kebabs to paans to biryanis, wander around in the city and you’ll never know which narrow alley takes you to food heaven. The taste, the smell and the air of the city screams magic! Even though the list of delicacies […]
Lucknow: Culture And Traditions Through The Eyes Of A Dweller

Lucknow: Culture And Traditions Through The Eyes Of A Dweller

Walking by the side of road, I heard someone greeting me with ‘Aadab’.  It was the spectacular memories of Roomi Gate, initiating a conversation with me. I suppose, this ancient door had tales to narrate. After all, it had witnessed centuries roll over. Quiet overwhelmed, the door continued it’s silent talk. It took me back into […]