Daily Archives: October 31, 2015


Where to buy Chikan suits and Kurtas in Lucknow?

Lucknow city, famous for its Chikankari—the exclusive and intricate form of hand embroidery native to the city and very close to the hearts of Lucknowites—is a shopping haven in the truest sense. Admired the world over, the art that has adorned every section of the fashion world is freely available here in all shapes and […]


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Open air markets in Lucknow – Mirror of its Heritage and Spirit

  Shopping can be a delightful time pass for most Lucknowites, a fact that is validated by the ever growing number of shopping malls and market places in the city. Almost every nook and corner of Lucknow has big and small open air market places, commonly known as Bazaars. Lucknow city houses some of the […]


The upcoming Markets of Lucknow city

With shopping being the most favoured pastime for the Lucknowites, almost every nook and corner of Lucknow is coming up with big and small open air market places, commonly known as Bazaars. These markets cater to the needs of the people, especially the local people of the various areas where the markets are coming up. […]

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The Famous Temples of Lucknow

In the words of a Lakhnawi, “Lucknow city continues to amaze despite the astonishing number of years I have spent here!” You can never judge the predominant religion of Lucknow. The city loves to celebrate all the festivals irrespective of the religion. Lucknow is home to some of the famous Mosques, imposing Churches, stately Gurudwaras […]


Chikankari: The Nitty-gritty

Chikankari is a beautiful and intriguing art. It has a rich legacy attached to it and has been mesmerizing people all over the world for years. The more you know about this craft, the more you will be able to understand and appreciate it. Chikankari has six basic stitches and over thirty-five other stitches that are used in combination depending on […]


Authentic Chinese Food in the Land of Nawabs 

The first thing that creeps in the mind on the slightest mention of Lucknow, the city of Nawabs, is the delightful aroma of the famous Lucknawi biryani, the luscious tenderness of the renowned shami kebabs and unbeatable taste of the Mughlai korma. With the passage of time and rapid modernization, Lucknow has evolved significantly with […]


The Gharara Culture of Lucknow

  Ones’ attire speaks volumes about his personality, fashion sense and attitude. Clothing is one of the most imperative necessities of human race that is subject to continuous revamp, development and new seasonal trends. Different parts of the world have diverse clothing styles but some types of apparels have a rich lineage behind them to […]