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Lucknow is the capital city of the state of Uttar Pradesh, India A major metropolitan city of India, Lucknow is the administrative headquarters of the eponymous District and Division. It is the 2nd largest city in north, east and central India after Delhi. Lucknow has always been known as a multicultural city that flourished as a North Indian cultural and artistic hub and seat of Nawab power in the 18th and 19th centuries. It continues to be an important centre of government, education, commerce, aerospace, finance, pharmaceuticals, technology, design, culture, tourism, music and poetry. The city stands at an elevation of approximately 123 metres (404 ft) above sea level and covers an area of 2,528 square kilometres (976 sq mi). Bounded on the east by the Barabanki District, on the west by Unnao District, on the south by Raebareli and in the north by Sitapur and Hardoi, Lucknow sits on the northwestern shore of the Gomti River. Hindi is the main language of the city and Urdu is also widely spoken. Lucknow is the centre of Shia Islam in India with highest Shia Muslims population in India. It is accessible from every part of India by air, rail and road. Historically the capital of Awadh was controlled by the Delhi Sultanate under Mughal rule, it was later transferred to the Nawabs of Awadh. In 1856 British East India company abolished local rule and took complete control of the city and the Awadh and later transferred to the British Raj in 1857. Along with the rest of India, Lucknow became independent from Britain on 15 August 1947. It is the world's 74th fastest growing city. Lucknow, along with Agra and Varanasi, is one of the 3 cities in the Uttar Pradesh Heritage Arc which is a chain of survey triangulations created by the Government Of Uttar Pradesh to boost tourism in the state.

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    Janeshwar Mishra Park, Lucknow

    Janeshwar Mishra Park, claimed to be Asia’s largest garden is an urban park operating in Gomti Nagar in Lucknow, India. It was made in memory of late politician Janeshwar Mishra from Samajwadi Party.The park was inaugurated for general public of the city on 5 August 2014. The chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, Akhilesh Yadav (2012-2017) […]

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    Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Park, Gomti Nagar

    Dr Ram Manohar Lohia park was developed by the Lucknow Development Authority in the memory of great socialist Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia in the Vipin Khand area of Gomti Nagar locality. The total area of the park is 76 acres. It was created in 2007. Starting from the South-East corner of the park, the Main […]

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    University of Lucknow

    University Of Lucknow or Lucknow University (LU) is a government owned Indian research university based in Lucknow. LU’s old campus is located at Badshah Nagar, University Road area of the city with a new campus at . Founded in 1867, LU is one of the oldest government owned institutions of Indian higher education. LU’s alumni […]

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    Patanjali Arogya Kendra, Indira Nagar, Lucknow

    Acharya Balkrishna established Patanjali Ayurved Limited in 2006 along with Baba Ramdev with the objective of establishing science of Ayurveda in accordance and coordinating with the latest technology and ancient wisdom. Having started 10 years ago, we have served over 700 thousand patients, meditators and healthy life style seekers through – expert yet free medical […]

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    Patanjali Chikitsalaya, Gomti Nagar, Lucknow

    Acharya Balkrishna established Patanjali Ayurved Limited in 2006 along with Baba Ramdev with the objective of establishing science of Ayurveda in accordance and coordinating with the latest technology and ancient wisdom. Having started 10 years ago, we have served over 700 thousand patients, meditators and healthy life style seekers through – expert yet free medical […]

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    K.K. Hospital, Lucknow

    K.K. Hospital, Lucknow ISO 9001-2008 Certified) was inaugrated by Prof. Rajendra Singh ( Rajju Bhaiya) on 9/03/1992. It is a charitable hospital (Recognized Under Section 80-G(5(vi))) run by “Krishna Society for Medical Relief & Rural Development Lucknow” on No Profit No Loss basis under the Hony. President Ship of Prof. K. M. Singh MS, FICS, […]

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    Sahara Hospital, Lucknow

    Sahara India Pariwar, one of the largest business groups of India has entered the Healthcare sector with a view to become the Best and the Largest Player in this fast growing sector. The first of the three planned super-specialty hospitals is operational in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, presently operating with 378 beds (expandable to 554 […]

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    Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport, Lucknow

    Chaudhary Charan Singh International Airport (IATA: LKO, ICAO: VILK) is an airport serving Lucknow and Uttar Pradesh in India. It is situated in Amausi in the city of Lucknow, India. It is named after Charan Singh, the 5th prime minister of India. It is the 12th busiest airport in India and the second busiest and largest in North and Central India after IGI airport Delhi.

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    Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University

    Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technical University, Lucknow formerly Uttar Pradesh Technical University is a public university in theIndian state of Uttar Pradesh set up by the government of Uttar Pradesh on 8 May 2000. To reduce workload and to ensure proper management, the university was bifurcated into separate universities: Gautam Buddha Technical University and Mahamaya […]

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    Lucknow Zoo

    Prince of Wales Zoological Gardens or popularly known as Lucknow Zoological Garden (Hindi: लखनऊ चिड़ियाघर, Urdu: لکھنؤ چڑیاگھر Lakhnaū Ciṛiyāghara) is a 71.6-acre (29.0 ha) zoo located in the heart of the capital city of Uttar Pradesh. The Central Zoo Authority of India categorizes it as a large zoo. The Prince of Wales Zoological Gardens, […]

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    Ambedkar Memorial Park, lucknow

    Ambedkar Memorial Park is a public park and memorial in Gomti Nagar, Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India. It is more formally known as Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Samajik Parivartan Prateek Sthal (Hindi: डॉ. भीमराव अम्बेडकर सामाजिक परिवर्तन प्रतीक स्थल ) and is also referred to simply as “Ambedkar Park”. The park honors the lives and memories of […]

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    Chattar Manzil Lucknow

    The Chattar Manzil (Urdu: چھتر منزل‎, Hindi: छतर मंज़िल), or Umbrella Palace is a building in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh which served as a palace for the rulers of Awadh and their wives. It was constructed by order of Nawab Ghazi Uddin Haider and completed after his death by his successor, Nawab Nasir Uddin Haider. […]

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    Rumi Darwaza, Lucknow

    The Rumi Darwaza (Hindi: रूमी दरवाज़ा, Urdu: رومی دروازه, and sometimes known as the Turkish Gate), in Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India, is an imposing gateway which was built under the patronage of Nawab Asaf-Ud-dowlah in 1784.[1] It is an example of Awadhi architecture.[1] Being an entrance to the city of Lucknow, Russell, the reporter of […]

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    Dilkusha Kothi, Lucknow

    Dilkusha Kothi is the remains of an eighteenth-century house built in the English baroque style in the quiet Dilkusha area of Lucknow in India.[1] Today there are only a few towers and external walls as a monument, though the extensive gardens remain. The house was shelled during its involvement in the Lucknow siege in 1857 […]

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    Chota Imambara Lucknow

    It is situated near the Bara Imambara and on the connecting road stands an imposing gateway known as Rumi Darwaza.[2] The building is also known as the Palace of Lights because of its decorations and chandeliers during special festivals, like Muharram. The chandeliers used to decorate the interior of this building were brought from Belgium. […]

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    Domino's Pizza-Lucknow

    Delivery/carryout chain offering a wide range of pizza, plus chicken wings & other sides.

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    Lucknow Metro

    Lucknow is the capital of Uttar Pradesh, the most populous state of India. It is known for its rich cultural heritage. The present population of Lucknow city is more than 3 million. Being an important service and trading centre, Lucknow continues to grow and attract large number of people to the city. The rapid growth […]