"Laghu Samrat Yantra" Jantar Mantar Tip by Willettsworld

Jantar Mantar, Jaipur: 51 reviews and 117 photos


This "small sundial" is constructed on latitude 27 degrees North (Jaipur's latitude) and calculates Jaipur's local time up to an accuracy of 20 seconds. The sundial is actually 27 minutes behind Indian Standard Time (IST) due to it's positioning.

Phone: +91 14 1261 0494
Website: http://www.museumsrajasthan.gov.in/monument_Jantar-Mantar.htm

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  • Written Oct 20, 2007
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