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Indian state Rajasthan:facts, information

Rajasthan is an Indian state located in the western border of India. Area wise it is the largest state of India.
  • Rajasthan also known as “the land of kings” is famous for its forts and palaces.
  • The famous Thar Desert is also located in Rajasthan. Thar Desert is also called “The great Indian desert”.
  • Rajasthan is the largest producer of edible oil. It also produces oilseeds, opium and cotton in large quantity.
  • It has four national park and wildlife sanctuaries-Keoladeo National Park of Bharatpur, Sariska Tiger Reserve of Alwar, Ranthambore National Park of Sawai Madhopur, and Desert National Park of Jaisalmer.

Quick facts about Rajasthan


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CapitalJaipur
Founded on1 November 1956
Population68,621,012 (Rank 8th)
Rajasthan Map
Rajasthan map with district
Area342,239Sq. Km.(Rank 1st)
LanguagesHindi, Rajasthani, Marwari
Neighbor Indian States Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab
Districts33(Jaipur, Alwar, Jhunjhunu, Sikar, Dausa, Udaipur, Banswara, Chittorgarh, Pratapgarh, Dungarpur, Rajsamand, Ajmer, Bhilwara, Nagaur, Tonk, Barmer, Jaisalmer, Jalore, Jodhpur, Pali, Sirohi, Bikaner, Churu, Sri Ganganagar, Hanumangarh, Baran, Bundi, Jhalawar, Kota, Bharatpur, Dholpur, Karauli, Sawai Madhopur)
SymbolsAnimal: Chinkara , Bird: Indian Bustard ,Tree: Khejri, Flower: Rohira
Major CitiesJaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Kota, Bikaner, Ajmer, Sriganganagar, Bhilwara, Alwar, Bharatpur
Major RiversArvari River, Magan River, Banas River, Berach River, Bandi River, Gambhir River, Ghaggar-Hakra River, Gomati River, Kali Sindh River, Luni River, Sabarmati River, Sarasvati River, Sukri, Sahibi River
Major MountainsAravalli Range
FestivalsElephant festival, Camel festival, Teej festival, Pushkar festival, Marwar festival, Gangaur Fetival, Dussehra, Matasya festival
Major Tourist PlacesHawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Dilwara Temples, Chittorgarh Fort, Lake Palace, Mount Abu, Karni Mata Temple of Bikaner, Taragarh Fort (Star Fort) of Bundi,

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