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    Rajasthan-the royal desert of india

    It is located in the northwest of India. Jaipur called the pink city is the capital of Rajasthan. Rajasthan covers 10.4% of India, an area of 342,269 square kilometers. The Indus Valley Civilization, one of the world's first and oldest civilizations, was located in parts of what is now Rajasthan. The official language spoken here is Rajasthan although Hindi and English is also used. Rajasthan is culturally rich and has artistic and cultural traditions which reflect the ancient Indian way of life. The economy of Rajasthan is primarily agricultural. Rajasthan is among the largest producers of edible oils in India and the second largest producer of oilseeds. Rajasthan is also the biggest wool-producing state in India and the main opium producer and consumer.

    Rajasthan is famous for its majestic forts, intricately carved temples which were built by Rajput kings in pre-Muslim era Rajasthan. The major places to visit Jaipur and Ajmer-Pushkar, the lakes of Udaipur, the desert forts of Jodhpur, Taragarh Fort in Bundi, and Bikaner and Jaisalmer rank among the most preferred destinations in India for many tourists both Indian and foreign.Hawa Mahal the palace of winds located in Jaipur is a five storeyed building with 953 small windows which is decorated with intricate design works. Rajasthan is famous for textiles, semi-precious stones and handicrafts. It is also called as Shoppers paradise.

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    The Rajasthan desert or the Thar Desert in western Rajasthan is the biggest desert in India. It covers pproximately a total area of 446000 sq kms and India 208110 sq kms of land is covered by this huge desiccated land.As the state is known for diverse geography and culture, you will visit a different unique world with a tour of Rajasthan.

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    Rajasthan is a beautiful state in India. It contains the royal history of India. It is said to be the land of kings. there are many beautiful places to visit like jaipur, udaipur, bikaner, jaisalmer and jodhpur.

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