Umaid Bhawan Palace

Decadence fit for a Maharaja. The Maharaja of Jodhpur, that is.

The imposing Umaid Bhawan Palace serves as the grand pooh-bah’s digs. Half of it is now a hotel, which is how this photographer-peasant got to snore under the same roof as His Royal Whateverness.

Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur

Umaid Bhawan Palace, Jodhpur
5D, 35L

 
Central Hall

Central Hall
5D, 35L

 
Room

Room
5D, 17-40L

 
Al fresco dining: traditional Rajasthani food

Al fresco dining: traditional Rajasthani food
5D, 24-105L

 
 
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  • Rotunda » Photo Blog by Rajan Parrikar - February 15, 2014 - 5:09 pm

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  • Jon - April 10, 2012 - 10:59 am

    Did the Maharaja of Jodhpur make all his money from inventing those funny looking pants? ( I am being facetious, having detected some humor in your post).ReplyCancel

  • Ronnie Coutinho,MD - April 7, 2012 - 7:17 pm

    Thank you Rajan
    Its always a pleasure to read what you have to say
    Thanks for these nice telling pictures
    Makes me want to visit this one day – besides our Goa, of courseReplyCancel

  • Antao - April 6, 2012 - 12:43 pm

    the royal splendour has been captured magnificently.ReplyCancel

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