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Rajmata Gayatri Devi - Enduring Grace

By: Dharmendar Kanwar

Price: $11.20

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029064

Condition: New


Rajmata Gayatri Devi...Enduring Grace traces the life and times of one of the most admired icons of modern India. Educated in England, Switzerland and Shantiniketan, Gayatri Devi of Cooch Behar, ‘the princess from the east? became the third wife of Maharaja Sawai Man Singh II of Jaipur. In a tradition-bound set-up, she participated in religious ceremonies, played tennis with male partners, went swimming and horse riding, and did not miss a single season of polo. She also took it upon herself to bring the women of Rajasthan out of the purdah. Vogue voted her as one of the Ten Most Beautiful W... View more info

Palace on Wheels: A Royal Train Journey

By: Dharmendar Kanwar

Price: $96.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Prakash Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021446

ISBN: 8172341830

Condition: New


With numerous colour illustrations throughout. View more info

Jaipur Quilts

By: Dharmendar Kanwar

Price: $37.37

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037537

ISBN: 8192091252

Condition: New


Jaipur, the famed Pink City of Rajasthan conjures up images of a bygone era in the mind’s eye. Of royalty and stories of gallantry and battlefield valour; of a desert landscape poised against vivid shades of colour; of art and aesthetics and above all, its vibrant people. Built in ad 1727, the splendour of its palaces and forts and the breathtaking array of its traditional crafts continue to attract tourists and connoisseurs of history and art from all corners of the world. The Jaipur textile industry has for long, inspired countless artists and designers to create exquisite products of both... View more info

Chittorgarh : The Braveheart Of Rajputana

By: Dharmendar Kanwar

Price: $19.87

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037538

ISBN: 9789381523025

Condition: New


The fort of Chittorgarh stands elevated over a 180 meter high hillock and covers a massive area of 700 acres. The antiquity of Chittorgarh is difficult to trace, but it is believed to have been built by the Maurya rulers in the 7th century AD. Chittorgarh: The Braveheart of Rajputana is yet another attempt to capture the essence of this magnificent fort and record and acknowledge the deeds of courage and valour of its inhabitants. Many books have been written on Chittorgarh but there comes a point in a writer 's account when they find themselves at a loss for words... because, no matter how cl... View more info

The Last Queen of Jaipur: The Legendary Life of H.R.H. Maharani Gayatri Devi

By: Dharmendar Kanwar; Preface By H.R.H. Gayatri Devi

Price: $100.00

Publisher: Vercelli, Italy, White Star Publishers: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033090

ISBN: 8854404942

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 272 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info