Ten Things You Need To Know About the ‘City of Nawabs’ Lucknow

Lucknow- the city of Nawabs- defines etiquette and civility in the most august manner. Lucknow situated along the banks of River Gomti is not only famous for its ‘tehzeeb’ but also for its culture, music, art and poetry. The Nawabs of Lucknow, actually the Nawabs of Awadh, best remembered for their refined and extravagant lifestyle, were great patrons of art and architecture. It is also the Heritage City of India with a lot of monuments, attracting a lot of tourists.

Ten Things You Need To Know About the ‘City of Nawabs’ Lucknow

Ten Things You Need To Know About the ‘City of Nawabs’ Lucknow

1-The Gomti River meanders through the city and divides it into the Trans Gomti and Cis Gomti regions.

2-Lucknow has been an integral part of the iconic Revolt of 1857. It was one of the most important political centers of its time. It is now also the main administrative center of the Utter Pradesh Government. [Read more…]