Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh Statue Circle

by Lokendra Rathore March. 06, 2010 4428 views

Every other circle in Jaipur has a statue installed in its centre but only one circle is known in common parlance as the Statue Circle and a statue of Maharaja Sawai Jai Singh stand tall in its centre.This circle was one of the first to be beautified in Jaipur.
Sawai Jai Singh(1688-1744),founded Jaipur in 1727 A.D.,he reigned for 45 years. A keen astronomer Jaipur's Jantar Mantar was his brain child.


This Jaipur [karansguesthouse.wordpress.com]

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