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Lucknow 1857 - The Two Wars at Lucknow - The Dusk of an Era
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
His thirteen other brothers who were also killed included Agha Najaf Ali, who was a jail doctor in Faizabad and was a close confident of Molvi Ahmadulla Shah.
Roshan Taqui is an Engineer by profession and is presently working in a U.P. State Government department. Reading and writing is his habit from his childhood and has been associated with theatre. He has written several plays including Ajaib Nagar, Do Jallad, Dada Jan ne Kaha Tha, Bezuban Biwi, Do Gaz Zameen, Yeh Ho Raha Hai etc. He has also directed several plays including Gidh, Chanakya, Chacha Chhakkan ki Wapsi, Uljhan, Khalid ki Khala, She Stoops to Conquer, Desire under the Elms, and Tamrapatra.
His two drama collections "Ajaib Nagar" and "Dada Jaim Ne Kaha Tha" and two books on music and dance Bani and Chanchal have been published. His latest book "Lucknow ki Bhand Parampara", is the only book on the subject. More than forty articles on different aspects of Lucknow are in his name. Like old Lucknowites he believes in religious harmony and National Integration.
Lucknow is the subject of his writings. He speaks, reads and writes Hindi, English, and Urdu. History and Culture of Lucknow is his Junoon.He can be contacted at the address of the Publisher.