The beautiful city of Bharatpur
Posted On February 12th, 2018
The next beautiful place to visit in Rajasthan is Bharatpur. Bharatpur is a small place located in the state of Rajasthan.Now, the Keoladeo national park is also known as Bharatpur national park. The place is must visit for the people who love to see bird watching. It is listed by UNESCO in world’s heritage site. The Ghana area is situated near the national park and is also known as dry grasslands, woodlands swamps, and wetlands. The place is habitat for 366 birds species, 379 floral species, 7 turtle varieties and every year lakhs of birds migrate to the national park for the purpose of winter breeding. The park is one of the richest bird areas in the world. This place was earlier hunted by kings and the rulers but in the year 1971, the area is been turned into the asylum for birds and other animals. One can come and enjoy the elephant ride, rickshaw ride and many other things. The best time to visit the park is in the month of August to the month of November. One can come and see migratory birds in the month of October to February.
A temple of Lord Krishna is situated in the Rajasthan state. Shri Bankey Bihari temple is a temple dedicated to Hindu devotees. The statue situated in the temple is installed by Swami Haridas. A typical Rajasthani architecture style is seen in the temple. The magnificent temple was situated in the year 1864 by the contributions of Goswamis.
Lohagarh fort is a must visit for the ones who are there in the beautiful city of Bharatpur. This fort is made up of iron as its name says. The fort was constructed by the Maharaja Suraj Mal in the year 1732 it took almost 60 years to completely built the fort. The thick walls of the palace are built by sand.
Brij Mahotsav or Brij festival is majorly celebrated in the state of Rajasthan. This mahostava takes place three days prior to the festival of the colors called Holi. Some devote go and take a dip in the pious river of Bharatpur which is Ban Ganga river.
The state of Rajasthan is famous for lac bangles. There are various shops for the one who is fond of bangles the market is kind of paradise for the bangle lovers out there. Craved jewelry of precious stones and semi-precious stones are easily available in the market. Antique and colorful Jaipur handlooms are widely available in the market.
Laxman temple is one of the major attraction in the city. There are two temples situated at the heart of the Bharatpur city. The founder of city Bharatpur maharaja Baldev Singh started the construction of the temples and according to the historical survey, it is been said that the temples are almost 4 centuries old.
Ganga Mandir is considered as the most beautiful piece of architecture in the whole state. The place is a must visit for the lovers of architecture. The temple place is dedicated to goddess Ganga.the temple is worth watching for the ones who are visiting the state of Rajasthan.
Bharatpur museum is located in the Bharatpur palace there are many antiques displayed for the public. There are around 581 sculptures in the museum many craft works are also there. A breathtaking fusion of Mughal and Rajputana architecture can be easily witnessed. The floors are having craved patterns on every floor.
Dholpur palace is known for its beauty across the country. The palace has originally belonged to the Rajputana rulers in ancient times. One can go and see the beautiful history of the state in the palace.