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Photo gallery: Uncommon photographs (Pictures) of Jaipur
Jain Idols: Moti Doongri Dadabadi
About Jaipur and its architecture
Jaipur is a beautiful city and capital of Rajasthan. Sawai Jaisingh, Maharaja of Amber, built it three hundred years back. He shifted his capital from Amber to Jaipur. Vidyadhar, a renowned town planner, and architect from Bengal designed the city. The old city is walled and all the buildings are pink. Hence, Jaipur is nicknamed as Pink City. It is also called Emerald city for its tradition of Emerald manufacturing.
Jaipur is in the golden triangle of Indian tourist map with Indian capital Delhi and Tazmahal fame Agra. Hawamahal, the icon of Jaipur; Jantar Mantar, the observatory; Forts on the top of mountains, Beautiful palaces and gardens, Hindu and Jain temples are places of attraction. Jaipur is the preferred destination for Bollywood filmmakers.
Jaipur is also the place for precious and semi-precious gemstones. This is the biggest color stone manufacturing and trading center in India. It is also known for its handicrafts and garments industries.
Jaipur is well connected with the rest of the world through air, road and train links.
Jaipur: New look
Gems and Jewelry house in Jaipur
- Vardhaman Gems - Centuries Old Tradition of Execellence in Gems and Jewelry
Buy Hallmarked Certified Real Diamond Jewelry online from Vardhaman Gems, manufacturer, wholesaler, e-seller Colored Gemstones. Online shopping Diamond Necklaces, Pendants, Rings, Earrings, Tops, Bangles, Bracelets,
About uncommon Photographs
Huge materials are available in the hub pages and on the web about Jaipur. However, these photographs are different from those available in the net. All these photographs are from my own private collection and none from anywhere else. I have shooted all these pictures myself but one with President Bill Clinton.
The pictures in this article reflect religion, society, culture, festival and of course, architect and sculpture of Jaipur. Jaipur is a vibrant city rich with its culture. Large numbers of forts, palaces, and other historical monuments have been attracting indigenous and overseas tourists for centuries. Temples of various religions with beautiful architecture and sculpture are an attraction for both devotees and tourists.
Cultural and religious events and festivals such as Diwali and Makar Sankranti are attractive features of Jaipur. Jaipur wedding ceremonies are also special.
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Albert hall: Ramniwas Bagh
Makar Sankranti: Kite flying festival in Jaipur
President Bill Clinton at Jaipur airport
Ramniwas Bagh: Different look
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Makar Sankranti, Kite festival in Jaipur
Mirza Ismail Road, Life line of Jaipur
Students at SJ Public school
Towers, gates and wall
Links to Photo galleries and Jaipur hubs
- Maharani Gayatri Devi Gallery at Jaipur Jewelry Show 2009
Maharani Gayatri Devi, queen of Sawai Mansingh, Maharaja of Jaipur breathed her last this year 2009. She was the beauty queen of her time and a fashion icon. She was born in the Royal family of Coochbehar and a brave, literate, politician and statesw
- Festival of India: Diwali in Jaipur
Diwali is the most auspicious and widely celebrated festival in India. Diwali of Jaipur is special.View jaipur Diwali with photos, videos and .....Diwali Pujan Both Jain and Hindu Gods....... Diwali, the festival of lights and crackers...
- Festival of India: Dhan Teras and Diwali
Dhan Teras and Diwali are most auspicious and popular festival of India. People of India considers Dhan Teras as auspicious shopping day. It is also Dhanwantari Trayodashi.....
- Photo Gallery: Uncommon dresses (Male) in Jaipur
Lord Shiva, Hanuman and Ganesha: Uncommon Dresses Jaipur Male with Shiva Dupatta and Kurta: Uncommon Dresses Jaipur Small kid in Kesariya Bandi and Dhoti: Uncommon Dresses Jaipur Male in Dhoti Dupatta and...
- Jadau Kundan Meena: Artistic Jewellery of Mogul pattern Photo gallery
Kundan Meena Jadau is the latest trend and fashion in Jewelry. Fashionable, yet investor friendly. Jaipur and Bikaner are main manufacturing centers of this artistic Jewellery of Mogul pattern.
- Gemstone and Jewelry business in Jaipur, the color stone hub
Jaipur, Pink city, India is the gem and jewelry hub, especially for colored stones. Emerald, Ruby, Sapphires, Tanzanite..all types of color gemstones are cut polished and exported....
- Photo Gallery: Parasnath: Glass Temple in Kolkata
The Parasnath Temple Wanna visit Kolkata, Capital of West Bengal, India? A must visit is Parashnath Jain temple built by Rai Badridas Bahadoor Mookim. Rai Badridas Bahadoor Mookim, Court Jewelers, H.E. the...
- Jadau Kundan Meena: Artistic Jewelry (Jewellery) sets of Mogul pattern
Jadau-Kundan-Meena ornaments are the special class of Indian gold jewelry in Mogul pattern. Know about art, manufacturing, history, centers and trends of artistic jewelry with pictures and videos
- Palitana: Jain pilgrimage center: Photo gallery
Jain sacred symbol Hrimkara with 24 Tirthankaras Rshabhadeva in Palitana Jain sacred symbol Omkara with Pancha Parameshthi Palitana is the greatest and biggest pilgrimage center and sacred place of Jains. The...
- Photo Gallery: Birds in Jaipur
Jaipur is the pink City of India. It is also known as Emerald city. Jaipur zoo preserves various categories of birds ibis, peacock, love birds, stork... View picture gallery and videos.
- Photo gallery: Wild life in Jaipur
India is a big country with diversed topography and climate that allows variety of wild life to grow. Indian province Rajasthan has multi variety wild life because of its typical geographical conditions....