"Jantar Mantar,Jaipur" India Things to Do Tip by manil51

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Jantar Mantar is a stone observatory. Largest of Jai Singh's five remarkable observatories. Its complex instruments,whose setting and shapes are scientifically designed, represent the high points of medieval Indian astronomy.The most striking of these are the Ram Yantras used for gauging altitudes.

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  • Written Jun 4, 2005
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