17 September 2013

Jaigarh Fort

Jaigarh Fort is one of the biggest, very Important and well maintained fort in Rajasthan. It was originally built to protect Amer Palace, it is Connected to Amer Palace with Secret Tunnels which are open for tourists now. Jaigarh Fort houses the world’s largest Cannon on Wheels “Jai Ban” (Jaivan). The Jaigarh Fort is built with the thick walls of Red Sandstone and stretches 3km from North to South and 1 km in width. Which houses Residencial Palaces, Water Reservoirs, Entertainment areas, Cannon Foundry, Watch tower, Temples, Museums, Garden and so on.

05 September 2013

Kathak performance by Manjari Kiran.

Kathak performance presented by Manjari Kiran at Jawahar Kala Kendra, Jaipur on the eve of 5th September 2013. It was a Nice Performance and Crowd loved it. Kathak is one of the eight forms of Indian classical dances, originated from Northern India. This Dance is all about story telling and it was started by the story tellers of Old times. Sanskrit word for Stort is “Katha” and Story teller or narrator is known as “Kathanak” so by combining these two words the “Kathak” Came to life.