Category Archives: The Lucknow Courtesans: Indian Queens of a Golden Age

Why the British in India objected to the Lucknow courtesans

Shadows of Empire

http://youtu.be/J_Brt2TiFVo

A short video by Alan McKee

Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in 19th century India, 19th century Lucknow, memorial to women and children at Cawnpore, the "Great Game", the bibighar, the British Raj, the Indian Mutiny, The Lucknow Courtesans: Indian Queens of a Golden Age, The Lucknow Courtesans: Indian Queens of a Golden Age, The Music of Lucknow After the 1857 Rebellion, The Music of Lucknow After the 1857 Rebellion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment