Thursday, May 29th, 2008
BIKANER (Lalgarh), Rajasthan
EXHIBITION DATES: 22.05. – 24.05.08
Visitors in Lalgarh, Rajasthan
Bikaner is located in the northwest of Rajasthan. The city was founded by Rao Bika in 1486 and from its small origins it has developed into the fourth largest city in Rajasthan. Lalgarh (Hindi:लालगढ़) is a village in the Churu district in Rajasthan, near Bikaner, situated in the middle of the Thar desert.
The Science Express in the Thar Desert
The Thar Desert, also known as the Great Indian Desert, is a large, arid region in the northwestern part of the Indian subcontinent. With an area of more than 200,000 sq. km., it is world’s seventh largest desert. It lies mostly in the Indian state of Rajasthan, and extends into the southern portion of Haryana and Punjab and into northern Gujarat.
Children from Bikaner
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