The Blue City of Jodhpur and its Lakes

The Blue City of Jodhpur

The state of Rajasthan is largely a dry state, even more so its western apportionment. With scant water bodies and extremely harsh climate for most part of the year, the state has seen quite a few water crises in the past, the city of Udaipur being the sole exception. It might, however, come across as a surprise to most, that the blue city of Jodhpur with its numerous treasures is also home to a couple of lakes.

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Jaswant Thada – A Marble Memorial to Maharaja Jaswant Singh II


The ‘sun city’ is the second largest city in the royal state of Rajasthan. A captivating blend of the traditional ad the modern, Jodhpur is home to some of the finest forts, palaces, havelis and temples in the country. Its imposing beauty can be seen in the blue hues running across its by-lanes through the numerous houses built in undertones of blue.

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