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Travel Photo of The Week : Osian Monuments Jodhpur

May 31, 2014

Osian Monuments Jodhpur

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Osian Monuments Jodhpur: During our jodhpur trip we were at osian to visit some of the most beautiful monuments from rajasthan. With all my cousins it was quite a fun trip. I must say that if you are in Rajasthan, this one city that you must…

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Balsamand Lake Palace, Jodhpur - The Final Leg of Our Unforgettable Trip

May 29, 2014

Our last day in this great city of Jodhpur was making us feel very nostalgic. We had spent such wonderful time together the past few days and it would continue to be a part of our lives for as long as we live. The monuments felt as though they were being personified by some invisible force and were …

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Travel Photo of The Week : Stone Mines In Rajasthan

May 27, 2014

Stone Mines In Rajasthan

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Stone Mines In Rajasthan: We were just passing by and thats when we noticed this stone mine. I have seen them on TV but never personally been to a stone mine, it quite a unique place to visit during our rajasthan tour. We took a few picture…

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Mandore Gardens, Jodhpur - A Great Garden in the Erstwhile Capital of the Region

May 25, 2014

The Jodhpur city imbibed in the tourists a feeling of being in the surroundings of such historical significance, the magnanimity of which never leaves them and almost always fills them up with a sense of déjà-vu that is difficult to shake. Each structure continues to reveal its own story and describ…

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Kaylana Lake, Jodhpur - Makes You Experience Tranquility of Nature

May 22, 2014

The Kaylana Lake, Jodhpur is an artificial lake facility constructed by Pratap Singh in the year 1872. Often, the Kaylana Lake is called the Kaylana Fort; the reason is that the lake was formed after the destruction of the forts and the palaces that were a part of the region earlier. We made our way…

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Travel Photo of The Week : Hindu Mural Sculpture, Jodhpur

May 20, 2014

Hindu Mural Sculpture, Jodhpur

Hindu Mural Sculpture, Jodhpur | Image Resource: wikimedia.org

Hindu Mural Sculpture, Jodhpur: During our visit to Mehrangarh Fort, we got a chance to check out different type of artifacts from the ancient rajasthani era. This is a beautiful picture of the hindu mural sculpture. It is said that e…

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Khejarla Fort, Jodhpur - For a Royal Experience

May 18, 2014

The rental taxi was on its way from the hotel because we were to go to the Khejarla Fort, Jodhpur. The 400-year-old fort is a little far away amidst a rural setting and is made up of red sandstone belonging to the era of the Rajputs. Like most properties and monuments in Jodhpur and Rajasthan, this …

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Ghanta Ghar, Jodhpur - The Clock Tower Along With a Shopping Spree

May 15, 2014

The morning in the hotel lagged. After a fulfilling day of sightseeing, which was followed by the elaborate dinner and the subsequent gossip session made us sleep very late and therefore, we were late to get up. But when you are travelling with likeminded people such things do not create any discomf…

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Travel Photo of The Week : Ranakpur Temple Jodhpur

May 13, 2014

Ranakpur Temple Jodhpur

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Ranakpur Temple Jodhpur: We visited ranakpur temple with our family during our jodhpur. It is a Jain temple.This beautiful temple is situated in Pali. Everyday countless visitors visit this temple from different part of the state. It is one …

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Stay In Hotel Heritage Haveli Shubham, Jodhpur - A Comfortable and Homely Stay Indeed

May 11, 2014

All of the night flew while we slept and the day journey was lost amongst gossip, food and sightseeing from the bus window. We had taken the 5:30 bus in the evening from Surat and it would take about 15 hours to Jodhpur, we were told. As the first day merged with the other, time passed seamlessly an…

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The Jaswant Thada Mausoleum in Jodhpur - The Taj Mahal of Marwar

May 6, 2014

It was sunny but the excitement to be witnessing such a great part of Jodhpur history made us oblivious to the heat. We were like little children on school excursions and nothing could contain our enthusiasm. The questions flew around as to the why were the things the way they were and how were the …

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Travel Photo of The Week : Zenana Deodi Jodhpur

May 4, 2014

Zenana Deodi Jodhpur

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Zenana Deodi Jodhpur: My brother took us to the Mehrangarh Fort in Jodhpur. It is one of the popular and beautiful Rajasthani fort. This beautiful palace is divided into different section. However, my favourite one would be the zenana deodi. Th…

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Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur - The Priced Treasure Chest of Rulers of Jodhpur

May 2, 2014

With a heavy heart I exited the Umaid Bhawan Palace, but soon the emotion flipped when I set my eyes on the grandeur of the Mehrangarh Fort, Jodhpur. The car took us up to about 400 feet where the fort was built. Surrounded by impregnable thick walls, the fort enclosed a lot to see, which are open t…

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