Moti Magri

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Moti Magri
town
Moti Magri is located in Rajasthan
Moti Magri
Moti Magri
Location in Rajasthan, India
Moti Magri is located in India
Moti Magri
Moti Magri
Moti Magri (India)
Coordinates: 24°35′54″N 73°40′59″E / 24.59833°N 73.68306°E / 24.59833; 73.68306Coordinates: 24°35′54″N 73°40′59″E / 24.59833°N 73.68306°E / 24.59833; 73.68306
Country India
StateRajasthan
DistrictUdaipur
Languages
 • OfficialHindi
Time zoneUTC+5:30 (IST)
Nearest cityUdaipur

Moti Magri ("Pearl hill") is a hill in India. It overlooks the Fateh Sagar Lake in the city of Udaipur, Rajasthan.

Atop the Moti Magri or Pearl Hill is the memorial of the Rajput hero Maharana Pratap, which has a bronze statue of the Maharana astride his favourite horse "Chetak".

Statue of Maharana Pratap of Mewar, commemorating the Battle of Haldighati.

Geography[edit]

It is located near the Fateh Sagar Lake on a small hilloc.[1]

History[edit]

Maharana Pratap Memorial was initiated in the twentieth century by Maharana Bhagwat Singh Mewar, which was carried over and completed with the help of a public trust.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://wikimapia.org/1388031/Moti-Magri Wikimapia
  2. ^ "Maharana Pratap Memorial". udaipur.org.uk. Udaipur India. Retrieved 13 October 2015.