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As Johnny Depp once said "My body is my journal and my tattoos are my story", getting inked is about expressing one's self. And if you think similarly, then the Tattoo Nation by Ink'redible Art Tattoo Studio in Lucknow could be your safe-haven! This one-stop tattoo, nail art and piercing salon has now set its ground in the town and is inviting all those who wish to add a funky edge to their personalities.

Stepping beyond the tattoo-craze, this is just the place where you can hop-aboard the nail art trend and play with vibrant lacquers to jazz up your look! So grab the best of KnockOFF deals and head to the store, if you've long been waiting to get inked or give your nails a makeover!

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The Black Brewhouse is giving us yet another reason to fall in love with it, and this time, it's the wine lovers taking the centre stage. The premium restro bar is hosting a luxurious wine tasting gala on 9th and 10th September and all the town's oenophiles are invited! So if you're someone who believes that wine improves with age and you improve with wine, make your reservations ASAP.

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Dr. Kalika Prasad Saxena was a satirist par excellence, a lecturer of Botany, a prolific writer, a renowned columnist, a poet and a dialogue writer of Hindi films, all rolled into one. Born in 1932, K. P. Saxena was a true-blue Lucknowite, which is evident from his literary writings that have a unique Lakhnavi style of humour and satire. For his immense contribution to Hindi literature, he was also awarded the Padma Shri, by the then government of India in 2000.

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Situated around 40 km from Lucknow, on Dewa Road, is a pilgrim town that is the birthplace of Haji Waris Ali Shah, a renowned Sufi saint of the 19th century. He influenced the lives of many people for generations, with his messages of universal love for humanity and was regarded as a follower of Vedanta.

After leaving for his heavenly abode in 1905, he was buried at the same spot where he drew his last breath along with his father, Syed Qurban Ali Shah. This place was marked by a splendid monument erected in his memory, by his followers of all religions and is called the Dewa Sharif Dargah. Read on to know more about this pavam place, which draws in flocks of visitors every year, from all corners of the city and the state, at large!

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In a bid to boost ecotourism in Uttar Pradesh, a dedicated dolphin reserve is being planned in the Hastinapur Wildlife Sanctuary, which is one of the protected areas of the state. This proposal has also been considered because the population of this National Aquatic Animal has witnessed a steady growth in the region- from a total of 22 in 2015, there are 41 Ganges River Dolphins in the sanctuary at present.

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Redefining the essence of love and empathy for animals, Dr. Vishakha Shukla, a qualified surgeon from Lucknow, has led the cause of stray welfare through the past 8 years. Tagged as Nawabi Tails Rescue, her non-profit organisation undertakes rescue and rehabilitation initiatives for homeless and injured animals. Driven by a strong and committed will to help strays, the welfare group has rescued more than 2,000 four-legged beings and ensured the adoption of nearly 200 Indian dogs.

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If you are looking for a way to transform your clubbing escapades into blurry mornings, then we have some good news for you! KnockOFF has lined up an exclusive 'Beer & LIIT Festival', starting today till August 27, to make sure that you don't have to wait for the weekend to get the party started. So be it a strong beer or a crafty LIIT, this fest has something for everyone and your pick is just an unlock away!

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The story of Awadh is culturally and artistically diverse but it also tells us a sad tale of devastation, loot and plunder. Though remarkably extraordinary, the kingdoms of Awadhi rulers were destroyed most tragically, after reaching their zeniths. But such stories related to the bygone era, are incomplete without the mention of the begums, who did remarkable things during the nawabi period. So we have collated the stories of four prominent Awadhi women and if you have a soft spot for history, read on!

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Located on the banks of the Gomti River and about 28 km away from the main city, at Bakshi ka Talaab, the iconic Chandrika Devi Temple is an ancient piece of architecture from the Ramayana era. Several legends have been proliferated behind the establishment of this temple and thus, it holds great religious significance! So read on to take a virtual tour of this site and whether you are a believer or not, we're sure that this temple is going to hook your interest.

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Driving up the festive fervour, Royal Enfield's latest collaborations with three plush cafes in Lucknow, brings forth a range of exciting offers. Collating a gamut of gifts, RE has partnered with Vintage Machine, Vintage Machine Kitchen & Cocktail Bar and Goldz Exchange, where you can take a royal test ride and boost your energies up with complimentary drinks. Operational till August 26, the bonanza lets you reap other benefits too and all you need to do, is hop on board a premium RE bike for a test ride, at any one of these lavish cafes in town!

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Joining hands with all kinds of renowned brands in Lucknow, KnockOFF is arming you with exclusive privileges that come with no hidden terms and a flat fee. Doling out deals pertaining to all sectors on a single platform, the KnockOFF membership plans have been curated to fit everyone's pockets! So read on to know how you can avail more than 20 deals till the 20th of August, here in Lucknow and of course, you can thank us later.

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