The Rumi Darwaza, also known as the Turkish Gate, is situated in Lucknow Uttar Pradesh, India. One of the great architectural wonders, it is a grand gateway which was built under Nawab Asaf-Ud-d=Daulah in 1784. Built in the Awadhi architecture, it is marked as the entrance to the city of Lucknow. The stretch of road..
“It appears like a perfect pearl on an azure ground. The effect is such I have never experienced from any work of art.” Hodges, British painter Some admire as a work of art, others as the marvellous piece of architecture, while some adore it as the symbol of love and beauty. Standing tall and beautiful..
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..
Abul Hassan Amir Khusro was born in 1253 A.D in Etah district of Uttar Pradesh. His father Amir Saifuddin came to India from Samarkand and served at the court of Sultan Iltutmish, His mother Bibi Daulatnaz, belonged to a Rajput tribe. His education comprised of the subject of Theology, Persian language and a study in..
Are you looking for a masterpiece to make a statement, or a bargain to brighten up your home? Find the perfect piece in the artistic trails of Uttar Pradesh- the treasure chest of indigenous handicrafts. Rooted in the history of a region, traditional object art of U.P. are not only awesome mementos but also serve..