A beautiful town in the Jhunjhunu district of Rajasthan, Mandawa is a centre of art and culture. The place is dotted with a number of havelis which feature the most amazing murals and architecture. Of all the havelis in Mandawa, Jhunjhunwala Haveli is the most beautiful and most visited attractions.
Built back in the year 1859, Jhunjhunwala Haveli is best known to feature traditional Rajasthani art. The architectural beauty of the structure leaves every visitor spellbound. The haveli has latticed windows and beautiful wooden doors which make it stand out among the rest. The creativity of Rajasthani artists can be seen through the decoration on the walls of the haveli.
People from all over visit the haveli to have a look at its intricate architecture, which makes them, flip back the pages of the Rajputana era. It is easy to the Jhunjhunwala Haveli as Mandawa is well-connected to different parts of the country via rail, road and air.
Architecture of Jhunjhunwala Haveli
Jhunjhunwala Haveli is a great example of Rajasthani architecture. Every nook of the haveli is beautifully designed. With a look around the haveli, one can get an idea of the royalty of the owners of the haveli and the skill and expertise of the artists of that era.
The haveli has big rooms with tall ceilings. The windows feature fine work with lattice arrangements. The walls and pillars of the haveli have beautiful depictions. One can find lovely pictures of Lord Krishna with Gopis or milkmaids. Colorful murals add to the beauty of walls and ceilings of the haveli. These bright colored paintings make the haveli more vibrant and alluring. There is a room in the main courtyard which features a golden colored leaf.
Tourist attractions near Jhunjhunwala Haveli:
- Goenka Double Haveli
- Murmuria Haveli
- Mandawa Fort
- Gulab Rai Ladia Haveli