About Pink City Jaipur »

[2 Dec 2012 | 0 Comments]

The now capital of Rajasthan, Jaipur was built in 1727 AD by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II. It is from his name that the city extracts its name. [More]

About Pink City Jaipur »

[1 Nov 2012 | 1 Comments]

located in heart of the old City, it occupy about one seventh of the old city area. The palace is a combine of Mughal and Rajput design it houses a seven storied Chandra Mahal in the centre, which affords a fine view of the gardens and the city. Diwan-E-Am has involved decoration and collection of manuscript, Diwan-E-Khas (Hall of private audience) has a marble pawed gallery Mubarak Mahal has a rich collection of costumes and textiles. There is a Clock Tower near Mubarak Mahal. Sileh Khana has a collection of armory and weapons. Timing 9.30 to 16.45 hrs. [More]

About Pink City Jaipur »

[31 Oct 2012 | 1 Comments]

Carpet weaving was at first introduce by the Mughal Emperor Akbar. Now, the innovation in design of the carpets in Jaipur are beyond similarity and there is a wide variety of carpets made of wool, silk, jute and several synthetic fibers. [More]