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Top 5 attractions to explore in Jhalawar

Jhalawar district has a rich history and natural wealth. It features ancient forts and prehistoric cave paintings.

Binnayaga Buddhist cavesBinnayaga, Rajasthan 326514, India
Buddhist Temples

Binnayaga Buddhist caves also known as Vinayaka are located at village Binnayaga in Jhalawar distrcit of Rajsthan. The excavation has arounnd 20 laterite caves facing south from east to west.

Chandrabhaga TempleBakshpura, Rajasthan 326023, India
Hindu Temples
Notable Architectures

The group of temples on the Chandrabhaga stream belongs to the period of 6th to 14th centuries and is situated near Jhalara Patan. Owing to the arched gateways and carved pillars, the temples are considered good examples of the architecture of that period.

Gagron FortGagron, Rajasthan 325602, India
Notable Architectures

This is an example of a hill and water fort. It is a hill and water fort, one of 12 kinds of Vedic fort architecture known as JalDurg.

Garh PalaceBhoj Mohalla, Jhalawar, Rajasthan 326001, India
Notable Architectures

Located in the center of town. Maharaja Rana Madan Singh built the fort during 1840-1845. The Zenana Khas or the Women’s Palace has frescoes on both mirrors and walls, which are considered the finest examples of the Hadoti School of Art. Presently, Jhalawar Fort is home to the Collectorate and other offices.

Jhalrapatan Padamnath TempleJhalrapatan, Rajasthan, India
Hindu Temples

One of the ancient temples of Rajasthan is the Sun temple of Jhalarapatan. It is said that the construction of this temple was made by Nag Bhatt II in Vikram Samvat 872, accordingly, it will be built in AD 815. This temple is also known as Padmanabha Temple,

Map of attractions in Jhalawar