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|Rajasthan- the land of royalty is a
glittering jewel set in the golden sands of a barren deserts landscape.
The light that reflects off the golden sands engulfs a land renowned
for its vibrant colors, people in bright clothes and beautiful jewelry,
living in cities dotted and dominated by towering forts and palace
that rise from the sands like mirage.
|A magical sojourn reverberating with
ageold culture and traditions, the state enfolds in its lap a diverse
kaleidoscope of breathtakingly beautiful and fascinating art-de-facts.
The range is unparalleled even while it is sophisticated in its simplicity.
|Rajasthan according to the - 2001 census
has a population of 56.5 million. Rajasthan has a large indigenous
populace Minas (Minawati) in Alwar, Jaipur, Bharatpur, and Dholpur
areas. The Meo and the Banjara are travelling tradesmen and artisans.
|Land of Princes, as Rajasthan is called,
shows off, many a fine gastronomic both within the palaces and outside.
The royal kitchens of Rajasthan, the preparation of food was a very
complex matter and was raised to the levels of an art form.
|Rajasthan has a large indigenous populace
Minas (Minawati) in Alwar, Jaipur, Bharatpur, and Dholpur areas.
Architecture of Rajasthan
|The mixture and brilliance of Rajasthan's
architectural heritage can amaze a visitor. Majestic forts, intricately
carved temples and havelis (meaning mansion) and even step well make
Rajasthan a paradise for an architecture buff.
|Rajasthan is culturally rich and has
extensive tradition in art and culture, which reflects Indian way
life. The dance, music and art forms have been watchfully cultivated
and patronised by the erstwhile courts.
|The climate of Rajasthan can be divided
into four seasons: Summers, Monsoon, Post-Monsoon and winter.
|The main language written and spoken
is Hindi.English is also commonly understood, except at the grass
root levels. However, tourist guides and translators are also available
in French, Spanish, German and Japanese.
|The Aravali Range runs across the state
from southwest Guru Peak (Mount Abu), which is 1,722 m in height to
Khetri in the northeast. This divides the state into 60% in the north
west of the lines and 40% in the southeast.
|Amazing legends of heroism and romance
still resound from its equally amazing architecture, that still stands
to narrate its tale of a bygone era. The magic of Rajasthan is unequalled
in the world for its heritage, culture, safaris, sand dunes and lush
green forests with its wildlife.
|The history of India dates back almost
five thousand years, and Rajasthan plays a crucial and unique role,
especially with regard to the development of Indian culture. Its impressive
story reaches through a heroic past.