Category Archives : Lucknow Events


GoDaddy Web Pro Meet held in Lucknow

With approximately 400 start-ups already functioning in the city, Lucknowites are no strangers to innovation. A thriving start-up ecosystem, coupled with the renewed interest of entrepreneurs has ushered in a new IT wave of sorts in Lucknow. A growing presence of infrastructural and management support and efforts to bring together the IT community, keeps them well-informed […]


Picture of Ekana Lucknow Cricket Stadium of international standard

Lucknow Cricket Stadium opens its arms to international cricket

Lucknow is finally set to host its first international cricket match after more than two decades. The newly built Ekana International Lucknow Cricket Stadium is the chosen venue for a match to be played between India and West Indies during the latter’s upcoming tour this November. India will play two test matches, five ODIs and […]


One District One Product Summit Uttar Pradesh

After hosting two mega events this year – the path breaking Investors Summit and the recently concluded Ground Breaking Ceremony, Lucknow city is once again decked up to host another important event this weekend – the One District One Product (ODOP) summit. A two day event, the One District One Product (ODOP) Summit was inaugurated […]

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Picture of a dastangoi storytelling session in progress at Lucknow

Dastangoi Aam aur Awaam ke Naam

Oblivious to the scorching heat and troubles of mundane life, there they sat, a group of like minded people, eating the choicest mangoes in the aura of poetry and traditional storytelling i.e. Dastangoi.   Nothing less than soul pleasing was the event ‘Aam ki Daawat aur Dastangoi’ organised by a  group of literature and culture […]


Time to take over Lucknow roads with Happy Streets 1

  This past Sunday the sight at Chatori Gali, Marine Drive near Samta Mulak Chowk was as impressive as it can get – long stretches of traffic-free roads brimming with walkers, runners and cyclists. People engaged in all sorts of activities and families and friends having fun together. Had we asked you to imagine being […]

A dance/aerobics session in progress during the Happy Streets event in Lucknow on a Sunday morning.

A Delightful Evening – 5th annual Wajid Ali Shah Festival 2018

Rumi Foundation, especially its Lucknow Chapter has always been devoted to the promotion of culture and communication arts through festivals, symposiums, publications and films. The Foundation’s flagship event is the annual Wajid Ali Shah Festival which was recently organised in the city at Dilkusha Palace on 25th March. The festival has always been supported by U. […]


Cyber Security Conference in Lucknow 2

  In today’s world, when everything has gone digital and everyone is connected with the cyber world in one way or the other, it becomes pertinent to discuss a very crucial aspect of the technological age – cyber security. India alone fell prey to approximately 1,44,496 cyber-attacks in last three years, with 44,679 cyber attacks […]

picture of a tablet device, a folder, a padlock and security shield to represent cyber security.

Mahindra Sanatkada Lucknow Festival 2018 – A Celebration of Life

The Sanatkada Lucknow Festival celebrates the heritage of Lucknow. It was an initiative undertaken by Sanatkada, a creative non-profit in 2006 to promote the rich culture of the city through various activities. The festival holds a series of programs such as panel discussions, book reading sessions, exhibitions and film festivals. Food and handicrafts, not just […]


Visiting Book Fair with Children

There is no such thing as a child who hates to read; there are only children who have not found the right book. ~ Frank Serafini Most of us already know how helpful it could be for a child to cultivate a habit of reading books. In today’s world where digitalization is catching on fast, […]


a still picture from dance allethaiyya ka qissa during wajid ali shah festival lucknow

Lucknow and its Fondness for Vibrant Cultural Events

Every city in India has its own unique story to tell, whether its history, culture or traditions, and Lucknow is no different. When we talk about the City of Nawabs, the first impressions which come to mind are Lucknow’s glorious past, Nawabi-era monuments, culture, dance, music and cuisine. Being so culturally rich, Lucknow has actually […]