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The fame of Lucknow-Chikankari

A well known textile decoration style of ‘city of nawabs’, chikankari also known as shadow work. Lucknow, the capital of Uttar Pradesh is extremely popular for chikankari and lucknavi zardozi. It isone of Lucknow’s most ancient and well known art forms, believed to be introduced by the Mughals. Lucknow is the heart of the chikankari…