Rajasthan is located in the northwestern part of the subcontinent. It is bounded on the west and northwest by Pakistan, on the north and northeast by the states of Punjab, Haryana, and Uttar Pradesh, on the east and southeast by the states of Uttar Pradesh and Madhya Pradesh, and on the southwest by the state of Gujarat. The state has an area of 132,140 square miles (342,239 square kilometres).
Once the abode of Maharajas, Rajasthan provides abundant scope to explore it. Rajasthan is a vibrant & exotic state where tradition and royal glory meet in a riot of colors against the vast backdrop of sand and desert. Rajasthan is a land with unique diversity in its entire forms- people, customs, culture, costumes, music, manners, dialects, cuisine and physiography.
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The celebrated writer Col. James Todd, once wrote, "Rajasthan exhibits the sole example in the history of mankind of a people withstanding every outrage barbarity can inflict or human nature sustain, and bent to the earth, yet rising buoyant from the pressure and making calamity a whetstone to courage"