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Havelis of Rajasthan
Shekhawati, ' the garden of Shekha', derives its
name from Rao Shekha, its former ruler. Known as the "Open art gallery
of Rajasthan", this region is known for its amazing havelis, which are
richly painted and decorated.
Mandawa Haveli, built in the Jaipur style of
architecture with numerous pillars and arches. There are pleasant
courtyards, lawns and terraces with a view of the splendid Nahargarh Fort.
Built in by Thakur Bhagwat Singhji
The Samode Haveli, is an ancient haveli that was
built over 150 years ago by Rawal Sheo Singhji, the then Prime Minister in
the Jaipur court. He belonged to the family of Samode, tracing their
relation to the Jaipur Maharaja the fabled Prithviraj Singh ji, the 17th
prince of the Kacchawaha Rajputs.
Located in the heart of the city, Alsisar Haveli
brings to life the grandeur of old Rajput days and the memorable regal of
Rajasthani experience for the guests.