|Moosi Maharani ki Chhatr.www.indiamike.com|
|Moosi Maharani Ki Chhatri, Alwar, Rajadthan.|
Why is it widely used in many historical Rajasthani buildings? It is mainly used to highlight the uniqueness of Rajasthani architecture and the ruling classes' pride place in the Rajasthani society.
|Moosi Maharani Ki Chhatri is a tomb of Maharaja Bhaktawar Singh and his queen Rani Moosi built by Maharaja Vinay Singh. www.letsseeindia.com|
|Maharani Chhatri, Alwar, Ràjasthàn.www.indiamike.com|
This monument famous for the domed roofs and extravacant artistic carvings, nestled in a picturesque ambiance of lush green Aravali ranges is indeed worth visiting. There is a huge water kund known as Sagar is located here with steps on three sides. Several temples are also located on the banks of the kund. Incidentally during the British rule Alwar was the capital in the region of Mewar.