Post Tagged with: "Brahmins"

Kuldhara near Jaisalmer: A medieval architectural wonder

The first sight of Kuldhara village, more a town actually, sends one imagination running to the time it may have been inhabited. Buddha Singh, a local contractor engaged by the Government to renovate a temple[Read More…]

by October 8, 2009 Rajasthan

Paliwal Brahmins of Kuldhara near Jaisalmer vanished into the night

This is one of the most bizarre stories of human migration one can hear. Drive 18 km west of Jaisalmer and you will come upon the village of Kuldhara. Once a prosperous settlement of the[Read More…]

by October 8, 2009 Rajasthan