Kalinjar, as the names suggest, comes from time immemorial and finds its place in the ancient scriptures of Bhagwat Purana, means ‘the destroyer of time’ one who has won over time and death. It refers to Lord Shiva and this is the place where he the one of the prominent trinity of Sanatan Hindu. Religious..
Uttar Pradesh is a treasure trove of golden history and a rich heritage. Redolent with tales of honour and sacrifice, luxury and bravery, this magical land has a cache of legendary stories to tell. From the stately homes and castles to the regal forts and palaces, Uttar Pradesh brims with some incredible architectural wonders that..
Also Known as the Begum of Awadh, Begum Hazrat Mahal was the first wife of Nawab Wajid Ali Shah. Born in Faizabad, her maiden name was Muhammadi Khanum. Her profession was of a courtesan and she had been taken as a khawasin into the royal harem after being sold by her parents. She was later sold to the..
After the nine days of Chaitra Navratri, the last day is celebrated as Ram Navami on the occasion of Lord Ram’s birthday. This auspicious day generally falls in the Gregorian months of March or April, every year. Lord Ram is the seventh avatar among the ten avatars of Lord Vishnu. He was born in the..
Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh, famed for its Nawabi era finesse and amazing food, is a unique mix of the ancient and the modern. With the heart of the Nawabi culture, this city pays tribute to all tastes. The delectable Lucknowi cuisine, aimed primarily at feasting royalty, is an astonishingly rich tradition. Lucknow caters..