Tag: Jodhpur

2 days in Jodhpur for the brave

Jodhpur, the less celebrated of Rajasthan’s cities, founded by the lesser known Rathore king: Rao Jodha (at least, lesser lored) in 1497, still holds its own in the extravagant cultural and historic agglomerate, that is Rajasthan. The most famous of the kings who lived…

Havelis of Jodhpur

Jodhpur, Rajasthan, India has its characteristic blue- the indigo that reminds me of laundry blue (or neel, as we used to call it in India) that was supposed to make whites bright, but often just turned them blue. It is not the color of…

Another turban at work- traditional Hookah in photography

This was in Mehrangarh fort, Jodhpur, Rajasthan. I believe this guy is a closer look at the traditional Rajasthani and their hookah.

Colored glass and Rajasthani turban

Mehrangarh fort, Jodhpur. Guards dressed in traditional clothing. He was trying to look like a part of the fort, he did quite well.