The Ajmer district is situated in the central part of Rajasthan. Ajmer
is only 132 kilometers from Jaipur, the capital of Rajasthan. It encompasses
a total area of 55.76 sq. km. The city has a religious and historical
importance. It is a holy place for the Hindus and the Muslims as well.
The district earns a large chunk of the revenue through the tourism industry.
Alwar is a city in the Rajasthan state of western India. It is the administrative
headquarters of Alwar District, and was formerly the capital of the princely
state of Alwar or Ulwar in British India. The city is located around 160
km south of Delhi, and around 150 km north of Jaipur (Capital of Rajasthan).
Bharatpur is a city in the Indian state of Rajasthan. It was founded by
Maharaja Suraj Mal in 1733. Located in Mewat region, Bharatpur was once
an impregnable, well-fortified city, and the capital of a kingdom ruled
by Jat maharajas. The trio of Bharatpur, Deeg and Dholpur has played an
important part in the Jat history of Rajasthan. Located 50 km west of
the city of Agra (the city of the Taj Mahal), it is also the administrative
headquarters of Bharatpur District.
Bikaner is a city in the northwest of the state of Rajasthan in western
India. The city is the administrative headquarters of Bikaner District.
It was formerly the capital of the princely state of Bikaner. The city
was founded by Rao Bika in 1486 and from its small origins it has developed
into the fourth largest city in Rajasthan. The Ganga Canal completed in
1928 and the Indira Gandhi Canal completed in 1987 has allowed the farming
of crops such as mustard, cotton and wheat.
Jaipur pronunciation, also popularly known as the Pink City, historically
sometimes rendered as Jeypore, is the capital of Rajasthan state, India.
Jaipur is also the capital of Jaipur District. Jaipur is the former capital
of the princely state of Jaipur. Founded in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai
Singh II, the ruler of Amber, Jaipur was the first planned city in India
and in 2003, after only 276 years, the population reached approximately
Jaisalmer was one of the last states to sign a treaty with the British.
During the British Raj, Jaisalmer was the seat of a princely state of
the same name, ruled by the Bhati clan of Rajputs. The present descendant
is Brijraj Singh. Though the city is under the governance of the Government
of India, a lot of welfare work is carried out by him and his family.
The Royal Family still commands a lot of respect from the people.