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
|Founded on||1 November 1956|
|Population||68,621,012 (Rank 8th)|
|Area||342,239Sq. Km.(Rank 1st)|
|Languages||Hindi, Rajasthani, Marwari|
|Neighbor Indian States||Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh, Haryana, Punjab|
|Districts||33(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)|
|Symbols||Animal: Chinkara , Bird: Indian Bustard ,Tree: Khejri, Flower: Rohira|
|Major Cities||Jaipur, Jodhpur, Udaipur, Kota, Bikaner, Ajmer, Sriganganagar, Bhilwara, Alwar, Bharatpur|
|Major Rivers||Arvari 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 Mountains||Aravalli Range|
|Festivals||Elephant festival, Camel festival, Teej festival, Pushkar festival, Marwar festival, Gangaur Fetival, Dussehra, Matasya festival|
|Major Tourist Places||Hawa Mahal, Jantar Mantar, Dilwara Temples, Chittorgarh Fort, Lake Palace, Mount Abu, Karni Mata Temple of Bikaner, Taragarh Fort (Star Fort) of Bundi,|