Taragarh Fort Ajmer

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Ajmer is the wonderful city situated in the Indian state of Rajasthan. This place is famous as an entrance to Pushkar and is linked by the road with Jaipur and Delhi. The Ajmer city also a vital Islamic heritage site. This is a very interesting town in the Rajasthan. Ajmer city got its name from ‘Ajay Meru’ or the invulnerable hill. The historic city of Ajmer established in 7th century AD by the Raja Ajay Pal Chauhan. He built the Taragarh-India’s first hill fort here. Taragarh Fort is situated on the Nagpahari Hill in Ajmer. Ajmer is a famous religious place for both Hindus and Muslims.

Ana Sagar Lake:


Ana Sagar Lake is the elegant Lake; it is an artificial lake constructed by Anaji Chauhan. This Lake has been named after Anaji Chauhan. The best visited time to the Lake is evening because the sunset view of the lake is most captivating and breathtaking. Ana Sagar Lake is encircled by the enchanting garden with the massive open space and lush green vegetation- Daulat Bagh Gardens.

Dargah Sharif Ajmer:


Dargah Sharif in Ajmer is one of the sacred places in India, which is worshiped by both Hindu and Muslims. This Ajmer Sharif Dargah is the tomb of Moinuddin Chisti and also known as the Ajmer Dargah. Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chisti was the amazing saint who devoted his whole life to the poor peoples. Every year millions of people visit to experience the beauty of this place.

Nasiyan Temple:


Nasiyan Temple is situated at Prithvi Raj Marg in Ajmer and constructed in the year of 1865. It is also known as the Lal Mandir (Red Temple). This temple is dedicated to the Lord Adinath, the main Jain ‘Tirthankara’, this sanctuary is a two-storied building. Separated into two sections, the sanctuary has a place with the Digamber order.

Pushkar Resorts:


Pushkar Resorts are situated on Motisar Road in Village Ganhera, which is on the edges of Pushkar city. The closest transport hubs are Pushkar Terminus Railway Station (2 Km), Ajmer Railway Station (18 Km), Ajmer Bus Stand (19 Km), and Jaipur International Airport (154 Km). Major tourist attractions nearby include Brahma Mandir (3 Km), Pushkar Lake (4 Km), and Savitri Temple (4 Km).

Brahma Temple:


Brahma Temple is situated in the Pushkar valley. Nestled near to the Nag Parbat and the Ana Sagar Lake, the site is considered amazingly beautify. Brahma Temple is devoted to the Lord Brahma. It’s one of the major pilgrimage sites for Hindu. This temple is the oldest temple which was constructed around the 14th century.

Mayo College and Museum:


Mayo College was established by the 6th Earl of Mayo– the governor of India amidst 1869 and 1872. This College was built to give the best education to the Indian upper caste, especially to the Rajputana. This building is made of white marble. The main building of the Mayo College was created in the Indo-Saracenic style by the Major Mant, which is famous by the Samuel Swinton Jacob-the State Engineer of Jaipur.

Adhai Noise Ka Johnpra:


Adhai-noise ka Jhonpra is a mosque that is accepted to have been worked in over two days. Initially, it was a Sanskrit school, but later the structure was changed over into a mosque in the year of 1198 by Muhammad Ghori. The mosque has been surrounded by a seven-curved divider that is engraved with verses from the Koran. This mosque was structured by Abu Bakr of Herat.

Delhi Gate:


Delhi Gate in Ajmer is one of the major and perfect tourist attraction to visit. This gate was established by the emperor Akbar. The Delhi gate was the major entrance of the grand fort and was constructed around 1568-69. It is the best place to visit with a family in Ajmer. This gate includes the two octagonal bastions, which are amazingly designed with all the techniques of that period.

Daulat Khana, Ajmer:


Daulat Khana is the massive rectangular palace situated in Ajmer. Between the year of 1631 and 1616, this palace was catered as the residence to the Mughal emperors Akbar and Jhanagir during their visit to the Dargah Sharif. Now, this rectangular palace is transformed into a Government Museum. The museum homes a huge collection of Rajput and Mughal armory, and along with this, there is a delicate sculpture of the regions.

Sola Khamba:


Sola Khamba was constructed during the rule of Aurangzeb. It is named so because it has 16 towers that help it’s rooftop. Another name of the tomb is Shaikh Ala-al-Din’s tomb. This tomb was established in 4 years by the martyr, who was the supervisor of the holy place of Khwaja Moin-ud-din Chisti. The Sola Khamba is situated just outside the Dargah Sharif. 

The Ajmer Government Museum:


The Ajmer Government Museum is situated on the Museum Road in the city of Ajmer. This museum is settled inside the Akbar’s Palace. The Museum has been partition into many sections, such as – archeology, art, history, armory, crafts, and many more. The Ajmer Government Museum was established in 1908 by the Archeological Survey of India and is presently under the Directorate of Archeology and Museums Department.

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