Image of the Week : Chhota Imambara, Lucknow

Chhota Imambara Lucknow

Chhota Imambara Lucknow | Image Resource : wikimedia.org

Description – Chhota Imambara Lucknow is also referred to as the Hussainabad Imambara. It is constructed in a very unique fashion. This was built to serve as a congregation hall for Shia Muslims. It houses the crown of Muhammad Ali Shah. It was built in the period from 1837-1842. There is a watch tower or a Sathkanda outside the Imambara for lunar observation.

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