Outline of Rajasthan

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The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Rajasthan:

Rajasthan – largest state of the Republic of India by area. It is located in the northwest of India. It comprises most of the area of the large, inhospitable Thar Desert, also known as the Great Indian Desert, which parallels the Sutlej-Indus river valley along its border with Pakistan to the west. Rajasthan is also bordered by Gujarat to the southwest, Madhya Pradesh to the southeast, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana to the northeast and Punjab to the north. Rajasthan covers 10.4% of India, an area of 342,239 square kilometres (132,139 sq mi).

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Geography of Rajasthan[edit]


Location of Rajasthan within India.

Rajasthan is situated within the following regions:

Environment of Rajasthan[edit]

Natural geographic features of Rajasthan[edit]

Camel ride in the Thar desert near Jaisalmer.

Regions of Rajasthan[edit]

Main article: Regions of Rajasthan

Ecoregions of Rajasthan[edit]

Administrative divisions of Rajasthan[edit]

Districts of Rajasthan[edit]
Municipalities of Rajasthan[edit]

Demography of Rajasthan[edit]

Government and politics of Rajasthan[edit]

Branches of the government of Rajasthan[edit]

Executive branch of the government of Rajasthan[edit]

State agencies of Rajasthan[edit]

Legislative branch of the government of Rajasthan[edit]

Judicial branch of the government of Rajasthan[edit]

Law and order in Rajasthan[edit]

Main article: Law of Rajasthan

History of Rajasthan[edit]

Maharana Pratap, a Rajput ruler and great warrior of his time.Mughal emperor Akbar sent many missions against him. However he survived and ultimately gained control of all areas of Mewar excluding fort of Chittor.

History of Rajasthan, by period[edit]

History of Rajasthan, by region[edit]

History of Rajasthan, by subject[edit]

Culture of Rajasthan[edit]

Main article: Culture of Rajasthan

Art in Rajasthan[edit]

Language in Rajasthan[edit]

Sports in Rajasthan[edit]

Economy and infrastructure of Rajasthan[edit]

Main article: Economy of Rajasthan

Education in Rajasthan[edit]

Health in Rajasthan[edit]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ The Territories and States of India By Tara Boland-Crewe, David Lea, pg 208

External links[edit]

Wikimedia Atlas of Rajasthan