What is Bharatpur famous for?
it was once an impregnable well fortified city, carved out of the region formerly known as Mewat.
The trio of Bharatpur, Deeg and Dholpur has played an important part in the history of Rajasthan.
The place was named as Bharatpur after the name of Bharat, the brother of Lord Rama,
whose other brother Laxman was worshiped as the family deity of the Bharatpur.
The legends say the rulers Laxman's name is engraved on the state arms and the seals.
Bharatpur is also known as 'LOHAGARH'. ...more