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Johri Bazar

the Johri Bazar is part of Jaipur , "Pink city" - the original walled city of Jaipur , Chardiwari .

Interesting places in Johri Bazar :
Manidhari Gems   Integral Bank, Johri Bazar
purohit ji ka katla   Jamia Mosque (Jama Masjid)


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Gangajali, Large silver jar

Gangajali, Large silver jar
Made by PeepleWatcher
The palace guard is standing next to one of two silver jars located in the Palace of Public audiences, Jaipur Pink City. These jars are recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records as the largest silver objects in the world. They were made of silver coins and took two years to make. Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh II took these jars, filled with water from the Ganges on his voyage to England to attend the coronation ceremony of King Edward VII in 1902. 2/14/08 106DSC2475

Jai Prakash Yantra measures the rotation of the sun and forms a map of the heavens (there are two separate ones)

Jai Prakash Yantra measures the rotation of the sun and forms a map of the heavens (there are two separate ones)
Made by Beth M527
Some historians believe Jai Singh invented this to verify the accuracy of the observatory's other instruments; it has sunken steps for up closing readings

Laghu Samrat Yantra (small sundial), accurate to 20 seconds at the Jantar Mantar

Laghu Samrat Yantra (small sundial), accurate to 20 seconds at the Jantar Mantar
Made by Beth M527
Jantar Mantar is a remarkable collection of accurate instruments built between 1728-1734 by Jai Singh

Large Samrat Yantra (sundial) at the Jantar Mantar

Large Samrat Yantra (sundial) at the Jantar Mantar
Made by Beth M527
Ten-times larger than the small samrat, it's accurate to 2 seconds

Jaipur City Palace

Jaipur City Palace
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Diwan-i-am, Palace of Public Audiences 2/14/08 105DSC2471

Palace of the Winds or Hawa Mahal, built 1799

Palace of the Winds or Hawa Mahal, built 1799
Made by Beth M527
Ladies of the harem could look out without being seen

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Made by Sebastian Wasek
Child working on street in Jaipur. Rajasthan. India

Hawa Mahal, Jaipur

Hawa Mahal, Jaipur
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Palace of the Winds, Pink City 2/14/08 103DSC2460

Rest in a Rickshaw

Rest in a Rickshaw
Made by Carol Mitchell
Not much of a view from his perspective

Maharajah's palace

Maharajah's palace
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Jaipur Pink City 2/14/09 104DSC2469

My first camel ride (with Frani Lowe)

My first camel ride (with Frani Lowe)
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2/14/08 in Jaipur, India 113DSC2490

Jal Mahal, Jaipur

Jal Mahal, Jaipur
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Palace in a lake 2/14/08 115DSC2495

Snake charmer

Snake charmer
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Jaipur India 2/14/08 110DSC2485

The book described LMB as having an "Art Deco meets disco" look.

The book described LMB as having an "Art Deco meets disco" look.
Made by bsii
I can't say I disagree.

Jaipur City Palace

Jaipur City Palace
Made by PeepleWatcher
2/14/08 109DSC2481_4

Another view of the large Samrat Yantra

Another view of the large Samrat Yantra
Made by Beth M527
23 m high sundial

Temple flowers

Temple flowers
Made by Pierre Turtaut
Jaipur, India.



Nearest places of interest:

Gopal ji ka rasta, 1307
Kedia Building, 1307
haldiya house
Manidhari Gems
  Haldia House
Ashish House
Jamia Mosque (Jama Masjid)
Pandya Brothers

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