Jaipur Foundation Day – Jaipurtale

Jaipur Foundation Day – Jaipurtale

18th of November is the Jaipur Foundation day and, Jaipur is widely known as the Pink city in the world. It was established on the 18th of November in 1727 by Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh ll.

At that time it was very hard to rule in India because the ruler of that time was the Mughals. So it’s not an easy thing to fight with them but Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh ll was also a powerful man in India and coincidently the title of Sawai given by the Mughals.

In the later part of his life, he broke the connections with Mughals and moved to his kingdom Amber town but then he realized the need to extend the boundaries of Amber town and here the Pink city “Jaipur” established. The main reason to built Jaipur city is to increasing populations and scarcity of water. Jaipur is India’s First Structures City and it designed by Vidyadhar Bhattacharya a Bengali Scholar.

Maharaja of Jaipur city is also the town planner and the architecture of Jaipur is quite advanced. He planned the whole city according to the Shilpa Shastra. Construction of the city started in 1727 and it took around 4 years to just complete it.

City Palace, Jaipur
City Palace, Jaipur

Jaipur is always famous for its history and the historical places that make Jaipur more attractive and unique than the others. There are various forts and palaces and the visitors don’t need the reasons to visit Jaipur city.

In earlier times, Maharaja concern about security, so he decided to make the walls around the city, and then the Chardiwari of Jaipur city made. It includes the Four gates (Soorajpol Gate, Sanganeri Gate, Chandpol Gate, Jorawar Singh Gate). In the earlier times, these four gates were like the entrance of Jaipur city.

On 293rd Jaipur Foundation day, we wish Jaipur a very Happy Birthday Jaipur.

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