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The Mughals had Designs on us..

Posted by Arvind Rajkumar on

The Mughals had Designs on us..
Chikankari - the process of chikan - was basically invented in Lucknow. The origin of Chikankari is initiated by the influence of intricate carving patterns of Mughal architecture during their period. The Chikan work in Lucknow is older than 200 years and later it is patronized by Nawabs.

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