Hawa Mahal, the Palace of Wind : Stock Photo
It was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, and designed by Lal Chand Usta in the form of the crown of Krishna, the Hindu god. Built of red and pink sandstone, the palace is situated on the main thoroughfare in the heart of Jaipur s business center. It forms part of the City Palace, and extends to the Zenana or women's chambers, the chambers of the harem.


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Hawa Mahal, the Palace of Wind

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It was built in 1799 by Maharaja Sawai Pratap Singh, and designed by Lal Chand Usta in the form of the crown of Krishna, the Hindu god. Built of red and pink sandstone, the palace is situated on the main thoroughfare in the heart of Jaipur s business center. It forms part of the City Palace, and extends to the Zenana or women's chambers, the chambers of the harem.
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