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The vanishing culture and traditions of Lucknow

By Uzair Rizvi

“Aasmaan ki kya hai taaqat, jo churrae Lakhnau,
Lakhnau mujh per fida hai, Main fida-e-Lakhnau”

The lines were penned in the seventeenth century by Sheikh Imam Baksh Nasikh Lakhnawi, who described his love for the city thus: ‘Lakhnau (Lucknow) is in love with me and I am in love with Lakhnau and no force can part us twain’. 1,066 more words

Issue 7/Lucknow's Many Muslims

Southern Hospitality, Makers & Doers: Southern Coterie Summit

Our friends at the Southern Coterie are at it again: bringing together entrepreneurs who are passionate about the South. (You know we love that.) From small business owners to emerging and established brands, the Coterie provides attendees with the chance to connect and collaborate. 210 more words

The Daily South

News Event

I had planned for another project in this blog entry but have been very busy preparing for this coming Saturday. I will be running a ‘Dot’s Workbox’ stall at Deal, Kent. 138 more words

Ajimobi Increases Interest-loan to Artisans to N150m

Governor Abiola Ajimobi of Oyo State has approved an additional N100 million interest-free loan for members of the state chapter of Tradesmen and Artisans Association of Nigeria. 373 more words


the city inspiration...

came in the way of one vision just a short time ago that’s now unveiling a vibrancy in the minds and the talents and the so many creative offerings of a people in a place that for far too long’s been known by the few for not really all that much of anything – but not any longer as this amazing 2nd-year festival so aptly named… 512 more words

Make Craft Your Business

Northern Regards Artisan Market wanted to let all you artisans out there know about this fantastic and highly recommended course run by TWNH.

Make Craft Your Business… 191 more words

Just wander around, take in the city, and admire the blue

The title of this post is a line in a blog I read about Essaouira in a Marrakech café while waiting for our connecting bus. The past few days, we have been doing just that: wandering around, taking in the city, and admiring the blue sky, ocean, boats, taxis, windows and doors. 32 more words