The Junagarh Fort in Bikaner stands out for its intact beauty and grandiose. This is the central courtyard pool where allegedly the Rana or king would play holi with his many wives. The pool still holds coloured water today.
December Maharaja Ganga Singh of Bikaner (right) celebrates his Silver Jubilee marking 25 years of his reign, with the Maharaja of Kotah (left),and Maharaja Ishwari Singh, at his private railway station. (Photo by Fox Photos/Getty Images)