Photographer's Note

Asfi Masjid or Asfi Mosque is among the prime tourist attraction of Lucknow. Asfi Masjid or Asfi Mosque is the part of famous Islamic monument Bara Imambara of the Lucknow.

Lucknow Nawab Asaf-ud-Daula has started construction of Bara Imambara in 1785 with prime object of generating employment for the natives. This took about six years [ work complete in 1791] and an investment of nearly one million rupees for creating this fabulous Islamic monument.
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Additional Photos by Mrityunjoy Chatterjee (mrichat) Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 145 W: 19 N: 243] (1755)
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