Vinay Vilas Mahal or City Palace and State Museum at Alwar

Vinay Vilas Mahal or City Palce at Alwar in Rajasthan state, India, is a magnificent palace which was built in 1793 CE, by Raja Bakhtawar Sing. State museum inside Vinay Vilas Mahal (City Palace) at Alwar This ancient palace is a fusion of Rajputana and Islamic architectural styles. The city palace has marble pavilions on…

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Get Treated like Royals at Lallgarh Palace Hotel in Bikaner

Lallgarh Palace is a century old palace located at in Bikaner in Rajasthan state,India. It is located deep in the heart of the Thar Desert. Lallgarh Palace at Bikaner in Rajasthan, India. Lallgarh Palace was commissioned by Maharaja Ganga Singhji (1881–1942) of Bikaner. It was built in Indo-Saracenic style of architecture in between 1902 and 1926,…

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Information on the 8th to 12th Century Temples at Osian

Osian temple

Osian is an oasis in the Thar desert of Rajasthan, famous for 18 ruined Brahmanical & Jain temples.  These ancient temples were constructed in between 8th and  12th centuries. It is situated in Jodhpur district. Osian temple Sachiya Mata Temple, Mahaveera Jain Temple, Surya temple (Sun Temple) and Kali temple, situated in this historic city,…

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Junagarh Fort & Palaces in and Around the Fort

Junagarh Fort

Junagarh Fort is an ancient fort in in Bikaner city, Rajasthan. Junagarh fort This fort in not on a hilltop, unlike other major forts in the state. The city is developed around this magnificent fort. Maharaja Raja Rai Singh constructed this fort. He was the sixth ruler of Bikaner, who reigned from AD 1571 –…

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Bada Bagh Garden Complex With Rajput Royal Cenotaphs

Bada Bagh

Bada Bagh is a garden complex with a set of royal cenotaphs or chhatri (Hindi word for cenotaph), in-between Jaisalmer and Lodhruva, Rajasthan state, India. Bada Bagh , Cenotaphs in a Garden in Rajasthan The cenotaphs starts with that of the Maharaja of the erstwhile princely state of Jaisalmer , Jai Singh II (d. 1743)….

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Chittorgarh Fort History & Rajput History

Chittorgarh fort

Chittorgarh Fort or Chittor Fort, is a large fort which is situated at Chittorgarh, Rajasthan, India. It was the capital of the erstwhile princely state of Mewar. This fort is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, along with 5 other forts of Rajasthan, under Hill Forts of Rajasthan. Chittorgarh fort Chittor Fort is spread over an…

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