Rajasthan Travel Guide

Mandore Garden

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Mandore Garden is located in a small town Mandore in the district of Jodhpur of Rajasthan. Mandore was once the capital of the Marwar kings and is 9 kms away from Jodhpur city. The extensive Mandore Garden has high rock hill terrace, making it a poular local attraction. The cenotaphs of former rulers of Jodhpur can also be seen inside the Mandore Garden. These cenotaphs are not of usual shape and are built along the lines of a Hindu temple. These are built of red sandstone and are four stories high, with fine columns and an elegant spire, . The most attractive dewal is the dewal of Maharaja Ajit Singh and set in beautiful landscaped gardens. The cenotaphs of the Maharani are set on a rocky outcrop over the hill.

The highlights of Mandore garden comprises of the graphic Hall of Heroes, a rock wall with high relief, bright paintings depicting scenes from the life of local heroes such as Pabuji and Chamunda and crowded current holy place of 30 crore gods. The hall is dedicated to various deities and Rajput folk heroes.

Location-

The Jodhpur Airbase is just about 11. 4 kms away from the mandore Garden and attached with the mandore railway station. Tourist can hire a rickshaw or private cab to reach the destination.

Timings-

Tourists are allowed to visit the garden from 8 am to 8 pm.



Mandore Gardens

Mandore Gardens

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