After leaving Pushkar, our journey took us through Fatehpur to Jaipur.
Fatehpur is a small town known for a grand mosque in the center. In the middle of the square of this mosque is the Salim Chishti Tomb, a beautiful marble edifice.
colorful fabric covers the tomb of Salim Chishti
Paying respect inside of Salim Chishti Tomb
Man paying respect in the Salim Chishti Tomb
A man pondering about life in front of the busy mosque
Women sorting our their shawls in front of the tomb of Salim Chishti
Inside the halls of Salim Chishti Tomb
A local artist trying to sell me on his art.
Jama Masjid, one of the largest mosques in India. It is a perfect place for architecture appreciation and people watching.
Interesting decor in front of bronze gate
A cute little child waved at me from distance and then decided to ignore me when I held up my camera. A goat climbed up to a high point in the background.
cool domes lined up on top of Jama mosque
Tombs in the square of Jama Mosque
Jaipur is larger city with a beautiful lake as the city center. Castles and defensive walls were raised on top of the mountains surrounding the lake and the city.
A boy looking longing for some spare changes while performing a melancholic song using his instrument.
Woman and her… well, not sure what she was selling.. street food?
Crowd is gathering as a puppet show is ready to kick off.
families gathered at the square in the middle of the castle in Jaipur
A rotund security officer receiving reports from his fellow force members. He appeared to be giving directions to men around him.
A western woman riding an elephant up to the entrance of the castle
Sunrise over a mountain range in Jaipur
I LOVE the color the food this man is selling.
A man and his icecream pot
Looking over the walls of a fortress in Jaipur
Boys holler at their friends below a balcony
A woman deep in her thoughts in front of a window in Jaipur castle
I found myself in the middle of a celebration in the castle in Jaipur
One of many monkeys jumping from roof to roof in the palace.
A security guard dutily watching the rowdy tourists
A cold night is on the horizon
Feeding catfish in the lake is a common practice to commemorate loved ones in Lake Jaipur