3 Tombs to explore in Rajasthan
The Indian state having innumerable royal palaces and forts. It is also known for its Thar desert, royal culture and historical monuments, such as the Hawa Mahal, and the numerous baoris.
Near Nahargarh Fort, the walled funerary complex of Royal Gaitor contains the stately marble mausoleums (chhatris) of Jaipur’s ruling family. Maharajas Pratap Singh, Madho Singh II, and Jai Singh II, among others, are honored here. Jai Singh II has the most impressive marble cenotaph, with a dome supported by 20 carved pillars.
Situated at Binjaur village near Anupgarh city of Sri Ganganagar district of Rajasthan, the mausoleum of famous Arabic lovers Laila and Majnu remind us of the immortal love on the India-Pakistan border. There are many legends associated with the love story of Laila Majnu and the mazar.