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The intricate stone-carving is amazing  
   

The intricate stone-carving is amazing

This holy man sat here the whole time, urgently motioning to the visitors below not to give any tips to his fellow holy man, (who was pointing out different features of the temple).
Tuning into Triple J in Rajasthan

May 1st 2006
The final of the three J's of my Rajasthani experience was the best of all - Jaisalmer. Situated on the edge of the Thar Desert, near the border with Pakistan, Jaisalmer is a magical little desert town. As in Jodhpur, the town is centred around a fort, although Jaisalmer's fort is nowhere near as imposing and dominant as Meherangarh. From a distance, it looks a bit like a beach sand-castle. Ninety ... read more
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Indian Flag The Indus Valley civilization, one of the oldest in the world, dates back at least 5,000 years. Aryan tribes from the northwest invaded about 1500 B.C.; their merger with the earlier Dravidian inhabitants created the classical Indian culture. Arab in... ... read more
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