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Lucknow ghazals and galouti
September 11, 2014

Lucknow: Ghazals and Galouti

Text by Alpana Chowdhury. Illustration by Radha Ramachandran.

Lucknow, the capital city of Uttar Pradesh... of tehzeeb, chikankari, shahi tukdas, academics and romance.... Verve revisits her school town after half a century and discovers much that has changed and more that has stayed the same in the amalgamation of Nawabi and British cultures...
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