Jodhpur is situated in the Indian state of Rajasthan. Its buildings have been blue for a long period of time. This tradition is a concurrent part of the religious culture. Originally, only Brahman’s houses could be painted in blue. Notwithstanding that for last 10 years, the sectorial system essentially went away, the tradition was saved. Even the predecessors of Brahman’s oracles have to paint walls in blue colour.
Apart from the one-coloured buildings, tourists can see a lot of interesting in the city. There has placed an old dwell that was the major drinking water source for locals. You can see it right in the centre of the city. One of the most vibrant place in Jodhpur is the Sardar Market. There you always can buy the most popular products, spices, colourful local production fabrics and a number of outstanding souvenirs.
Mehrangarh Fort is an outstanding place in the city. The Fort was built in the 15th century atop of the hill. Nowadays a great part of it was remade in a museum. There are presented the unique manuscripts, old paintings, national costumes and the old rulers’ weapon. Umaid Bhawan Palace is another place of a wonderful beauty in Jodhpur. Originally it was built as a ruler’s residence. The palace was built in the first part of the 20th century. Nowadays a part of the nice palace is a luxurious hotel. Next - Colonnogne-la-Rouge
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Apotheek: 'Shri Jagdamba Medical & Provision Store' in 0.42 km
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Cafe/restaurant: 'The Good Earth' in 0.05 km
Railway station: 'WAlkway RAilway Crossing' in 0.88 km
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