What is the History of Lucknow?
Lucknow is a historical city in Uttar Pradesh, India. It is also the capital city of UP.
Do you know what is the history of Lucknow city in Uttar Pradesh?
The ancinet history of Lucknow is beleived to be connected to the times of the Lord Rama in Dvapara Yuga.
It is believed that the brother of Lord Rama, Shri Laxman Ji laid the foundation of the Lucknow city.
The name of Lucknow city is also derived from the name of the Laxman Ji.
In modern history, Lucknow was the capital of the Kingdom of Awadh.
Lucknow was controlled by various rulers- Delhi Sultanate, Nawaba's, and later Mughal Empire.
The present form of Lucknow city was founded by Nawab Asaf-ud-Daula in 1775 AD.
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