Photo of the week : Rumi Darwaza Lucknow

Rumi Darwaza Lucknow

Rumi Darwaza Lucknow | Image Resource : twitsnaps.com/zoom/2218

Description : Rumi darwaza is a huge gate in Lucknow which was built in 1784 by Nawab Asaf-Ud-dowlah. This is a sixty feet structure inspired from the Sublime Porte. This gate has a great historic significance amongst the people of Lucknow. During the national uprising, an article was written on this gate, it’s beauty and it’s significance.

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