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Jaswant Thada in Jodhpur, India | by Marjan de B
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Jaswant Thada in Jodhpur, India

The Jaswant Thada is an architectural landmark located in Jodhpur. It is a white marble memorial built by Sardar Singh in 1899 in memory of Maharja Jaswant Singh II


The monument, in its entirety, is built out of intricately carved sheets of marble.Within this cenotaph, there are also two more tombs. The Jaswant Thada is a traditional cremation ground of Jodhpur rulers. The grounds also include exquisitely carved gazebos, a beautiful multi-tiered garden, and a small lake.


source: wikipedia

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Taken on October 4, 2011