Top 5 famous Havelis in Rajasthan
Here we have some detailed information about the Havelis in Rajasthan. These havellis are the live examples of royalty and richness of old peoples. Detailed information regarding few of them are mentioned below.
Bagore ki Haveli
Bagore ki Haveli is situated in Udaipur and was established in 18th century by the rich businessman of Mewar Amar Chand Badwa. This Haveli was earlier used to stay by the peoples of his family, later after the independence is used for the staying of Government employees. There are about 138 rooms inside this Haveli and thousands of tourists visit this Haveli to see its architecture. Now days it comes under the central government for the maintenance and other renovation purposes. You can enjoy the Rajasthani folk dance programs in the evening.
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Anandi Lal Podar Haveli
Anandi Lal Podar Haveli was built by a rich businessman Mr. Anandi lal Podar in 1902. He stayed there with his joint family. Later after 1992 it turns into a museum and opens for the local public to see the royal lifestyle of those peoples. This Havweli ids a two story building and have a big entrance gate, two big courtyards and a big sitting hall for the whole family to sit together. Some other precious things are a part of the museum inside the Haveli. You must plan trip to Rajasthan to see the various colors of Indian culture here.
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Patwon ki Haveli
Patwon ki Haveli is one of the famous Haveli in Jaisalmer and a marvelous piece of Architecture. It is the first Haveli constructed in Jaisalmer and a combination of four small Haveli and was constructed by Guman Chand Patwa in 1805. Five small Manshions are constructed for his five sons to stay together on a place in a joint family. This Haveli is now under the government to save it as a cultural heritage and the other master pieces of this Haveli are kept in Museum for the commoners. Beautiful carvings and colors on the walls and gate is really jaw dropping and the paintings and statues make this place more beautiful. You must plan a trip to this location with your loved ones.
Char Chowk Haveli
Char Chowk Haveli of Rajasthan is really famous and known as the Haveli of four courtyards and situated in Laxmangarh Rajasthan. It is one of the beautiful monuments in Rajasthan and a brilliant example of Indian heritage and culture this Haveli is considered as the art gallery of Rajasthan as it consists of beautiful paintings and carvings on the walls apart from this the Rajputana style used to construct it makes it different from other Havelis. Every year thousands of tourists comes to visit this place and comes a bit closer regarding the details of old golden days of royalty.
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Salim Singh Ki Haveli
Salim Singh Ki Haveli was established in 1815 by the Salim, Former minister of the kingdom. The beautiful Haveli is and constructed beautiful with 38 beautiful balconies. It’s a beautiful destination to be visited by the tourists every year.
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Some of the famous Havelis of Rajasthan which you must visit includes the Patwonki Haveli, Salim Singh ki Haveli, Nathmaljiki Haveli, Char Chowk Haveli, Mantri Haveli, Haveli Nadine, Hemraj Kul Haveli, Mohanlal Saraf Haveli, Vishnunath Keria Haveli, Anandi lal Poddar Haveli, Modi Haveli Jhunjunu, Aath Haveli Nawalgarh, Hodhraj Patodi Haveli, Nawal Garh, etc.
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