|• Body||Gram panchayat|
|Elevation||369 m (1,211 ft)|
|Time zone||IST (UTC+5:30)|
|ISO 3166 code||RJ-IN|
Maroth is a village in Nawan city tehsil, Nagaur district, in the state of Rajasthan, India. It was a principality granted by Emperor Shah Jehan to Maharaja Raghunath Singh Mertia in 1659 A.D. for his valuable services in the battlefield.
It is approximately 11 kilometres (6.8 mi) from Nawan and the same distance from Kuchaman city railway station. It is a place of archaeological interest for tourists. The Maroth Fort belonged to the ancestors of the erstwhile royal family of Jiliya, which was a First Class Noble of the Princely State of Jodhpur.
Kunwar Rao Ajay Singh granted Maroth by his father Rao Prithviraj Singh II. He was the last and fifth son of Rao Prithviraj Singh II of Sikar. He received it in 1497 AD.
1. Kunwar Rao Ajay Singh (1497-1537)
2. Rao Man Singh (1537-1542)
3. Rao Pan Singh (1542-1559)
4. Rao Josal Singh (1559-1580)
5. Rao Kanha Deo (1580-1584)
6. Rao Satal Singh (1584-1590)
7. Rao Suja Singh (1590-1632)
8. Rao Keshav Das (1632-1667)
9. Rao Amar Das Singh (1667-1702)
How to Reach Panch Mahal Maroth
- Via Bus
- Via Train
Bharu Nath Tample
- History of Marotha, by Dr. Kailash Chand Jain, Vol. VIII - Nos. 3 & 4, Pg 201. Retrieved 2013-01-08.
- "Tourist Places in Nagaur District". Retrieved 2012-05-04.
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- "State Highways" (PDF). 31 March 2010. Retrieved 2012-05-04.