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Corridor inside the Bara Imambara

Bara Imambara is an imambara complex in Lucknow, India, built by Asaf-ud-Daula, Nawab of Awadh, in 1784. It is also called the Asafi Imambara. Bara means big, and an imambara is a shrine built by Shia Muslims for the purpose of Azadari. The Bara Imambara is among the grandest buildings of Lucknow.

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Date Taken: 08.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Lucknow, India
Camera: Lenovo A7020a48
Copyright: © Sirsendu Gayen