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Sawai Madhopur- what is famous there ??

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Asked by SriniVenkat, 09 Dec '10 05:05 pm
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Ranthambore National Park
Ranthambhore Fort
its guavas
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Answered by beena john, 09 Dec '10 05:08 pm

 
  
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Tiger city
Sawai Madhopur is the gateway to the world renowned Ranthambhor National Park- the famous Tiger Reserve , just 12 km away from here. Ranthambhor has been a witness to the rise and fall of many rulers and a series of battle scenes. In the 13th century A.D. Govinda, the grandson of Prithviraj Chauhan took over the reign of the land. Later his successor Vagabhatta, beautified the city and built a noteworthy temple at Jhain.In the middle of the 15th century A.D. Rana Kumbha captured the fort and gifted it to his son to be occupied later by the Hada Rajputs of Bundi and Mughal Emperors Akbar and Aurangazeb. Mughal Emperor Shah Alam gifted it to Maharaja Sawai Madho Singh I of Jaipur in 1754 and since then it was maintained as the hunting preserve of the Maharaja. Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh were part of the royal hunting who stayed here.
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Ranthambhor's royal past manifests itself in the well-preserved imposing fort, built in 994 A.D. atop a steep high c ...more
Answered by ankit shivam, 09 Dec '10 05:08 pm

 
  
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Tiger city
Answered by sumati gayki, 07 Mar '11 12:18 pm

 
  
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It is situated in Rajasthan. It is the gate way to the famousRanthambhore National Park, this place has so many good temples the most famous being the Kala gora bhairav temple and also the gauvas (fruits) are famour as Madhopur gauvas,
Answered by rajnikant raiyarela, 09 Dec '10 05:10 pm

 
  
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Sawai Madhopur is famous for it's tiger Safari in Rajstan ........
Answered by pradeep mishra, 09 Dec '10 05:09 pm

 
  
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Sawai Madhopur is famous for its Ranthambore National Park, which is home to the elusive tiger
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Answered by pranesh lahiri, 09 Dec '10 05:08 pm

 
  
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Sawai Madhopur makes a good place to stay for excursions into the Ranthambore National Park.
A donkey fair is also held there every year.It is also famous for sale /purchase of maids.
Answered by HEMANT MEHTA, 09 Dec '10 05:12 pm

 
  
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