Mewar Festival Essay

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Udaipur

Udaipur, the breathtakingly beautiful romantic city, also called 'the city of lakes ', situated amidst Aravali range. An extremely popular destination with plenty of attractions for tourists with a rich historical background, had been the capital of Mewar for centuries. A captivating place of fabulous palaces, massive forts, holy temples, lovely gardens, mysterious havelis, shimmering lakes, charming narrow alleys and colourful streets.
This symbol of Rajputana power and Rajput 's victory over Mughals, was founded in 1568 by Maharana Udai Singh II. It is situated in the southern region of Rajasthan, very close to Gujarat border and capital city of Gujarat ; Ahmedabad. Easily accessible from all the major cities of India
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Mewar Festival
The Mewar Festival is celebrated with immense fervor to mark the arrival of spring in Udaipur, though the never-dying spirit can be seen throughout Rajasthan. A festival of vibrant colours, beautification, lights and worship. The women folk gather to dress the images of Isar and Gangaur and then carry them in a ceremonial procession through different parts of the city.

Temples in Udaipur
Jagdish Mandir
A major tourist attraction, a divine, serene place, also called “the temple of Jagannath Rai” or Jagdish-ji houses a Black stone image of Lord Vishnu a brass image of Garuda. It is one of the famous temples near The City place. For a timeless spiritual experience, must visit here !
Eklingji
A grand and magnificent shrine devoted to lord Shiva. Eklingji Temple is one of the most revered temples of Rajasthan, lies in the town of Eklingji (Kailashpuri), situated some 22 km from Udaipur. A symbol of peace, devotion and

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