Regular portions of Mewar and its rich legacy
to keep the 'Living Heritage' social and global!

1500 years of heritage packaged in 12 animated stories

Posted by on Monday, September 2nd, 2013

One of the best-in-class out of 18 sound and light shows in India, The Mewar Sound and Light Show can be seen every evening at the City Palace, Udaipur. It is India’s first such show produced by a non-governmental private organisation. …[Read More]

The strokes of nature

Posted by on Saturday, August 31st, 2013

This 11-day International art workshop showcasing works of 21 artistes of national and International repute has travelled to the City Palace, Udaipur. The workshop, after touching thousands of art connoisseurs at Ranakpur, will be held at Zenana Mahal, City palace, Udaipur. It gets inaugurated today at 5pm and continues through 2nd September, 2013. …[Read More]

Fun and learning goes hand in hand at MMPS

Posted by on Friday, August 30th, 2013

Learning never stops at MMPS. Be it through interactive intellectual games and quizzes. Or through music and dance. The culture here still finds its roots in the culture of Mewar which is full of celebration, colour and music. Last week saw all children at the school in high spirit, dancing and performing, learning and enjoying all the way. …[Read More]

Living Heritage of Mewar goes to Harvard

Posted by on Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Talking of globalisation, The House of Mewar is now reaping benefits from the seeds it sowed not long ago. Shriji Arvind Singh Mewar’s clear vision and immaculate efforts of taking the Living Heritage to the world has now magnetised the two. …[Read More]

Stay motivated to stay in

Posted by on Saturday, August 24th, 2013

Hotel Scapes, a cross section publication, brings in focus the eminent personalities in the hospitality industry voicing their opinions on the lifeline of the business. Sharing the space and their views in the publication’s August issue are: …[Read More]

Panghat – The Spa @ Jagmandir Island Palace

Posted by on Saturday, August 24th, 2013

A 400 year old ‘living water palace’ that continues to amaze you even in the 21st century! Known for the grandeur it exudes right from the ferry ride into the palace to the princely world inside to the imperial experience at Panghat, our exclusive spa, Jagmandir is rightly called swarg ki vatika or garden of heaven. …[Read More]

Say Hello! to the Venice of the East

Posted by on Thursday, August 22nd, 2013

The celebrated magazine of the celebrities, Hello!, in its August 2013 issue brings its hands together for the House of Mewar. The rich heritage, the majestic architecture, the carefully restored furniture and the living palace spread their charisma far and wide. AAll of this surrounded with water and lush greenery makes it no lesser than Venice itself. The Venice of the East, as Mewar can easily be called, has been spoken about at length by Sangeet Wadhwani in her article under Hello! Restoration. As she takes you through the House of Mewar, from the museums and exclusive galleries it houses to the breathtaking Jagmandir Island Palace to the fine details of the architecture and the furniture, she cannot help being mesmerized herself! Well, no one can defy the spell this Living Palace casts on its visitors. …[Read More]

We prepare for the worst and hope for the best

Posted by on Monday, August 19th, 2013

At the City Palace, we strive to ensure that the museum’s architecture along with the invaluable treasures on display remain intact and disaster free. Be it natural disasters like environmental, biological and chemical or man-made disasters like theft, terrorist attack or even structural like cracks, warping, blistered paint etc. Regular workshops on Disaster Management are organized at the City Palace to manage any such crisis in the best way possible if it cannot be avoided. These include exhaustive surveys, drills, researches and knowledge-sharing. As part of it, Mr. Rohit Jigyasu, M.Arch. Dr. of Eng., Conservation & Risk Management Consultant, INDIA was here to share learnings and observations on Risk Management on 14th August. …[Read More]

This wedding will be a marriage of the golden past with a shining present

Posted by on Sunday, August 18th, 2013

The wedding preparations are progressing jet-speed in the House of Mewar with each event taking place in the same elaborate style as used to be. In today’s time of overwhelming technology, most of us find e-invites the best way out. But the House of Mewar thinks otherwise. Even today, it prides itself in carrying out the much treasured customs and traditions, exactly how they were back then. To think of it, don’t we all still strive to follow the beautiful tradition of personal invitations? The roots never die after all! And why should they? …[Read More]

Draped in the green and soaked in the rain

Posted by on Sunday, August 18th, 2013

Hariyali Amavasya, the moonless night of the Shravan month, unites the colours and cultures of Rajasthan and binds them with celebration. The celebration of monsoon. The celebration of miles and miles of green all around. …[Read More]

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