India Traveller: Lucknow the Nawabi City

India Traveller: Lucknow the Nawabi City

by Sunita Publications
     
 

Lucknow is the capital city of Uttar Pradesh in India. Lucknow is the administrative headquarters of Lucknow District and Lucknow Division. Located in what was historically known as the Awadh region, Lucknow has always been a multicultural city, and flourished as a cultural and artistic capital of North India in the 18th & 19th centuries. Courtly manners, beautiful…  See more details below

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Lucknow is the capital city of Uttar Pradesh in India. Lucknow is the administrative headquarters of Lucknow District and Lucknow Division. Located in what was historically known as the Awadh region, Lucknow has always been a multicultural city, and flourished as a cultural and artistic capital of North India in the 18th & 19th centuries. Courtly manners, beautiful gardens, poetry, music, and fine cuisine patronized by the Persian-loving Shia Nawabs of the city are well known amongst Indians and students of South Asian culture and history. Lucknow is popularly known as The City of Nawabs. It is also known as the Golden City of the East, Shiraz-i-Hind and The Constantinople of India.



India Traveller: Lucknow The Nawabi City
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Introduction
History
Geography
Demographics
Civic Administration
Economy
Cityscape
Culture
Language and Poetry
Awadhi cuisine
Cooking Terms
Pots and Pans
Dance, Drama, and Music

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781105263729
Publisher:
Lulu.com
Publication date:
01/11/2013
Sold by:
LULU PRESS
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
1 MB

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