Jantar Mantar

The Jantar Mantar is a collection of nineteen architectural astronomical instruments built by the Maratha Rajput king Sawai Jai Singh II, the founder of , .

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The City Palace, Jaipur was established at the same time as the city of , by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh II, who moved his court to Jaipur from Amber, in 1727. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

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Hawa Mahal is a palace in , India. Made with the red and pink sandstone, the palace sits on the edge of the , and extends to the Zenana, or women's chambers. Photo: A.Savin, FAL.

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Albert Hall Museum is the oldest museum of the state and functions as the state museum of Rajasthan. is situated 1½ km south of Jantar Mantar. Photo: Rajesht9i, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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Amer or Amber, is a city in state, India. is situated 8 km northeast of Jantar Mantar. Photo: Gayatri Priya, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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