Jantar Mantar,Jaipur

Jantar Mantar – The Astronomical wonder of Jaipur

The amazing astronomical wonder of Jaipur was built in 1734 by Jai Singh. Jantar Mantar is still used for astronomical calculations and observations and is also declared as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Even though similar observatories were built in Mathura, Varanasi, Delhi and Ujjain, most of them are nonexistent today, and only the one Continue reading