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Chhota Imambara in Lucknow

LUCKNOW, INDIA - DEC 19: Small mosque in the complex Hussainabad Imambara at the

White mosque at the complex Hussainabad Imambara in Lucknow, India. Hussainabad Imambara or Chhota

White mosque at the complex Hussainabad Imambara in Lucknow, India. Hussainabad Imambara or Chhota

Another congregation complex of the Shia Muslim sect, The Chota Imambara was built in 1838

One of the most elegant parts of this complex is the Jawab opposite the grave of Muhammad Ali Shah's daughter, Zeenat Algiya.

Chota Imambara: Built in 1838, it is a site of religious significance for Shia Muslims. It was built by Nawad Muhammad Ali Shah, who is buried here.

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Asfi mosque of Bara Imambara complex in Lucknow, India. it was built by Nawab

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There is also a large gate called the Rumi Darwaza. Darwaza is the Urdu word for the door. I think it's such an elegant word for door!

LUCKNOW, INDIA - DEC 19: Asian women walking around Hussainabad Imambara complex on December

The Jama Masjid Mosque is a 5-minute walk from the Chhota Imambara, and it is one of the most beautiful mosques in India. Non-Muslims can not get inside but ...

LUCKNOW, INDIA - DEC 19: People on the busy asian street near the ancient

Samuel Bourne - 'The Gate at Husainabad, Lucknow', India, 1865, Albumen print

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Next, we made a quick stop to the Chota Imambara(picture above), which was built in 1838, by Muhammad Ali Shah to serve as his own mausoleum and that of his ...

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Rumi darwaza at Lucknow

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... A statue of a rather bewildered looking lion on the roof of the school building along with other rather whimsical statues

LUCKNOW, INDIA - DEC 19: Historical gateway of Chhota Imambara complex at sunny day

LUCKNOW, INDIA - DEC 20: Minaret and the tower with old megaphones on the

The Rumi Darwaza Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, is an imposing 60 feet high

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Photo of Rumi Darwaza, Machchhi Bhavan, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India by Shiva

Our first architectural destination in Lucknow however, was the Bara Imambara, a massive complex built by Asaf-ud-Daula in 1784. The Imambara also houses ...

Exploring Lucknow The City of Nawabs: A Heritage Walk

LUCKNOW, INDIA - DEC 19: Asian people rush past the white mosque in the

It was built by Muhammad Ali Shah, the third Nawab of Awadh (the state that Lucknow was the capital of before independence), in 1838.

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Once past the two gateways, to your left is the formerly five-storeyed Shahi Baoli (1784). Now part of it buried under water, it started off as a water ...

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Chota Imambara in Lucknow.

... the residency came under siege during the War of Independence. Although the siege was eventually lifted, Lucknow was abandoned until the end of the War.

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As I entered through the Naubatkhana with its huge fish symbols, I was prepared for marvels. They are there, but they reveal themselves slowly.

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The Asfi Mosque

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... snow-white Teele Wali Mosque and Tomb of Shaikh Pir Muhammed stand to your right. The oldest in the precinct, they were the last set of monuments built ...

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The Ambedkar park is a gigantic space stretching over several hectares. It was initiated in 1995 by Mayawati, the chief minister of Uttar Pradesh and ...

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The Hooseinabad Emambara, Lucknow', c1900

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Built by Asaf-ud-Daula in 1784, the monuments in the Bara Imambara complex were made with Lakhanui bricks and lime plaster sans any wood or iron, ...

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As this is a Shi'a mosque we shouldn't have been surprised, I suppose, to see Ayatollah Khomeini's picture prominently displayed outside.

Photo of Chota Imambara, Daulatganj, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India by Shiva Rajvanshi

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As one enters the complex through the Naubatkhana, the hamaam lies to the left. This is a beautiful space with lovely blue and rose coloured walls, ...

Once back on the main road keep to your right. Ahead of you is the Asafi Imambara to your left. But before you enter it, do stop and take a look at ...

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Jama Masjid-In the year 1423, Sultan Ahmed Shah constructed the Jama Masjid in Lucknow. It is built entirely with yellow sandstone and is known for its ...

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Whilst at it, also don't miss the painting, which I am told by one of the clerics, contains the entire Koran in a super-micro font point size.

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Once past the two gateways, to your left is the formerly five-storeyed Shahi Baoli (1784). Now part of it buried under water, it started off as a water ...

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Rumi Darwaza was built in the time of the first Nawab of Lucknow, Asaf ud Daulah. The monumental structure of lakhauri brick and surkhi mortar was the ...

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Inside the Bara Imambara is a great architectural mystery which has made this place a potential nominee for the UNESCO World Heritage Site certification.

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I read in a little brochure put out by the Archaelogical Survey of India that the Chhattar Manzil complex grew around the nucleus of a palace built by ...

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Chota imambara is also so known as Hussainabad Imambara situated in the city of Lucknow. This was constructed by Nawab Muhammad Ali Shah in the year 1838 to ...

Interior of Chota Imambara, built as a congregation hall for Shia Muslims by Muhammad Ali

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Chattar Manzil is a very famous tourist attraction of Lucknow. The most unique thing about the Chattar Manzil of Lucknow is the strikingly different ...

The facade of Jarnail Kothi (aka General Kothi)