Rajasthan

Rajasthan

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Rajasthan, state of north western India. It is bounded to the north and northeast by the states of Punjab and Haryana, to the east and southeast by the states of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, to the southwest by the state of Gujarat, and to the west and northwest by the provinces of Sindh and Punjab in Pakistan. The capital city is Jaipur, in the east-central part of the state.

Ajmer Division — in the central part of the state, home to the Brahma temple in the holy city of Pushkar
Bharatpur Division — in the far eastern part of the state, home to Keoladeo Bird Sanctuary
Bikaner Division — in the northern part of the state totally covered with desert, famous for its sweets & Namkeen
Jaipur Division — in the eastern part of the state, home to the state capital, Jaipur (the Pink City)
Jodhpur Division — in the western part of the state, home to the desert near Jaisalmer (the Golden City) as well as Jodhpur (The Blue City)
Kota Division — in the southeastern part of the state, less arid than the other divisions
Udaipur Division — in the southern part of the state, home to Udaipur and all its lakes and palaces
Cities

Jaswant Thada, Jodhpur
Jaipur — the state capital.
Ajmer — Tomb of sufi saint Khawaja Mohiddin Chasti, famous pilgrimage for both Hindus and Muslims.
Bharatpur
Bikaner — famous for its sweets.
Chittorgarh
Jaisalmer
Jodhpur — the Blue City, site of the spectacular hilltop Mehrangarh Fort.
Kota
Udaipur — known as City of Lakes, including Pichola and Fateh Sagar lakes

Capital Jaipur
Government Indian State
Currency Indian rupee (INR)
Area 342,239 km2
Population 68,621,012(2011 est.)
Language Official:Hindi
Regionally Spoken:Rajasthani, Punjabi
Religion Hinduism 88%, Islam 8%, Sikhism 1.4%, Jainism 1.2%, Other 0.53%
Electricity 230V/50Hz, Indian (Old British)/European plugs
Time Zone UTC +5:30

Country India
Languages spokenHindi, Rajasthani, Mewari, Marwari, Hadoti, Dundhadh
Currency usedRupees
Area (km2)342,239 square kilometres
Ajmer Tour

Ajmer Tour

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Ajmer is a melting pot of culture. The places to see in Ajmer are proof of this, from the Dargah to More info
Bikaner, India

Bikaner, India

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Bikaner is home to one of the only two models of the biplane used by the British during World War I. More info
Bird Sanctuary Park' Bharatpur, Rajasthan

Bird Sanctuary Park' Bharatpur, Rajasthan

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Bird Sanctuary also called as Keoladeo Ghana National Park is a sanctuary that offers security to fa More info
Chittorgarh, India

Chittorgarh, India

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Chittorgarh resonates with stories of Rajputana bravery, pride and passion. The bards of Rajasthan s More info
Jaipur Tour

Jaipur Tour

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Jaipur is world famous for its tourism, A large number of tourist arrival here. It is also know as P More info
Jaisalmer, Golden City

Jaisalmer, Golden City

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Jaisalmer is a prominent tourist spot located in the northwestern state of Rajasthan in India. It is More info
Jodhpur, India

Jodhpur, India

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Jodhpur is famously called the Sun City, as the sun is visible here first every morning. Jodhpur wa More info
Mount Abu, India

Mount Abu, India

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Mount Abu in the Sirohi District of Rajasthan in India is beautiful and one and only hill (SANTO KA More info
Ranthambore, Rajasthan, India

Ranthambore, Rajasthan, India

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Ranthambore National Park is one of the biggest and most renowned national parks in Northern India. More info
Sariska, Alwar

Sariska, Alwar

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Sariska Tiger Reserve is well nestled in the Aravali Hills covering 800 sq km area divided into the More info
Udaipur Tour

Udaipur Tour

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Udaipur, formerly the capital of the Mewar Kingdom, is a city in the western Indian state of Rajasth More info
Udaipur, India

Udaipur, India

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Udaipur(Venice of the East’ and ‘The City of Lakes), formerly the capital of the Mewar Kingdom, is a More info