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Donning the Manager’s Hat

Posted by Admin on Saturday, August 29th, 2020

Having been a Tea Planter for 34 years, Museology was a very different ball game for me. At Tata Tea Ltd., I worked as …[Read More]

‘Conserving the Osara’

Posted by Admin on Friday, August 14th, 2020

It is rare that one has been untouched by the beautiful architecture and spaces of the City Palace, Udaipur. Contributing to its artistic excellence …[Read More]

Joining Hands for Heritage

Posted by Admin on Wednesday, August 5th, 2020

By Anuja Mukherjee & Bhasha Shah
Art Conservators, The City Palace Museum, MMCF, Udaipur

As art enthusiasts, we have always tried to spread awareness about art and cultural heritage …[Read More]

The life and times of Maharana Bhagwat Singh Mewar

Posted by Admin on Friday, June 5th, 2020

Maharana Bhagwat Singh Mewar of Udaipur was the 75th Custodian of the House of Mewar, born on Ashadh Krishna Ekum, Vikram Samvat 1984 (21st June, 1927). …[Read More]

Lesser Known Facts and History of Badi Pol

Posted by Admin on Monday, April 6th, 2020

The Badi Pol literally means the big or main gate. It is the grand entrance gate and serves as the main northern entry to The City Palace. …[Read More]

The History of Kothar

Posted by Admin on Monday, March 30th, 2020

This area was a part of the old Rawala or house of the royal ladies and was built by Maharana Udai Singh II (r. 1537 – 1572) when he shifted his capital from Chittor to …[Read More]

The Torans of Mewar

Posted by Admin on Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

Built in the reign of Maharana Jagat Singh-I (r. 1628 – 1652 CE), Torans have high historic and symbolic significance as they …[Read More]

Maharana Mewar Foundation 38th Annual Awards Distribution Ceremony – An Overview

Posted by Admin on Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020

Maharana of Mewar Charitable Foundation (MMCF) has over the years, been committed to nurturing centres of excellence in heritage management, fine arts, …[Read More]

History of Nakkar Khana Ki Chatri and Ghadiyal Ki Chatri

Posted by Admin on Monday, February 3rd, 2020

There are two towering minarets with domes on both sides of Badi Pol (gate) and in one on the east called ‘Nakkar khana ki – Chatri’. …[Read More]

Patrons of Water in Mewar

Posted by Admin on Wednesday, December 18th, 2019

The ‘Suryavanshis’ (Solar Dynasty) have contributed immensely towards human welfare on Earth. …[Read More]

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