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When there is a will, there is always a way to The City Palace, Udaipur

Posted by on Monday, October 14th, 2013

The City Palace Museum was delighted to welcome 12 special visitors from Disable Union Organization, Israel. Our guests arrived on wheel chairs and were lifted up the steps to the Mardana Mahal lift by the City Palace staff. Thereafter, each visitor was taken to Mor Chowk. …[Read More]

Fire it up, family businesses!

Posted by on Friday, October 11th, 2013

Family businesses represent a predominant form of business organisation in the world. These heterogeneous enterprises offer a challenging array of issues to study and are beginning to receive substantial scholarly attention. …[Read More]

Wedding season comes knocking at Jagmandir!

Posted by on Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Any savvy bride knows an unbelievable wedding venue when she sees one. Perhaps, it’s the service, staff, details, vibe, or all of these things. Most often than not, it’s something she just can’t put her finger on – a romancing look and feel that ignites the senses and sets it apart from other destinations she and her groom may have considered. Udaipur has continued to be a preferred wedding destination for reasons more than one and Jagmandir Island Palace, the unique locale in this beautiful city. …[Read More]

India’s idol of courage that rose from Udaipur – Maharana Pratap

Posted by on Tuesday, October 8th, 2013

Maharana Pratap (1572-1597), the 54th  custodian of the House of Mewar and son of Maharana Udai Singh, has been a Rajput ruler who is celebrated throughout the country for his courage and patriotism. Col. Tod, the famous British antiquarian, says, “There is not a pass in the Alpine Aravalli that is not sanctified by some deed of Maharana Pratap – some brilliant victory, or oftener, more glorious defeat.” …[Read More]

The Bachelorette India starts at the exclusive dream destination, the City Palace, Udaipur

Posted by on Monday, October 7th, 2013

The new reality show to be aired today on Life OK, The Bachelorette India – Mere Khayaalon ki Mallika, features the Bollywood beauty Mallika Sherawat. She will begin her search for ‘The perfect bachelor’ who will love her passionately and exclusively. And who would love her just like a next-door-girl and not for being a STAR! In short, the perfect romance and marriage material. And what could be a better launch pad other than the heritage icon,The City Palace in the most romantic city of India, Udaipur! The City Palace already tells a variety of exclusive stories. Of love and of sacrifice. Maybe it was destined for the monument to begin writing just another one after centuries. Of the icon of beauty and charisma, Mallika Sherawat who has never been in love before. And is all set to find her true love. …[Read More]

Maharana : The Story of the Rulers of Udaipur

Posted by on Friday, October 4th, 2013

Walk across Rajasthan and you’d know instantly that there are and have been many maharajas in Rajasthan. But Maharana? Well, there can only be one. And that is the Maharana of Udaipur. Brian Masters has crafted out a fascinating narrative of the 1500-year old traditions of Udaipur and valour of the dynasty’s Maharana. …[Read More]

A silent movie that has made so much noise. Over centuries and across continents.

Posted by on Thursday, September 26th, 2013

A timeless love saga that climaxes as a reunion of true love and ropes in the passion of gambling and the strings attached. ‘A Throw of Dice’ is a silent film that dates back to 1929 and is based on the pivotal gambling episode of the famous Indian epic, ‘The Mahabharata’. …[Read More]

Salute to the ability beyond disability

Posted by on Thursday, September 19th, 2013

City Palace, Mewar’s icon of sustainability, will stand tall and proud on 28th September and flag off the longest drive by a paraplegic woman across the country. The City Palace couldn’t have been more proud of the women of today for fighting against all challenges that life could throw at them. And more so, Deepa Malik for taking the bold step forward keeping all limiting circumstances at bay and helping others emerge as well. …[Read More]

Panghat – The Spa @ Gorbandh Palace

Posted by on Wednesday, September 18th, 2013

A fabled golden fort named after a decorative Rajasthani adornment, Gorbandh Palace offers authentic desert luxury. From the picturesque view of moonlit dunes to sprawling greens for those endless romantic walks, to all modern-day amenities presented in perfect Rajasthani style, Gorbandh has it all to make your experience unforgettable. And then, the exquisite Spa and Salon, Panghat. …[Read More]

Mayor of Strasbourg and Senator of Bas-Rhin in awe of City Palace, Udaipur

Posted by on Monday, September 16th, 2013

On the 11th of September, two really special guests were welcomed at the Zenana Mahal of City Palace, Udaipur. Mr. Ronald Ries, Mayor of the city of Strasbourg and Minja Yang, Senator of Bas-Rhin, were as pleased to take an elaborate tour of the City Palace Museum as the living palace was to have them amidst. Moved by the stories of bravery, the dedicated custodians and their laudable rule and the gifted heritage, they sat to pen down what they felt. Here’s what they left on the comments book, that made our day! …[Read More]

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