The Blue City, Jodhpur

travel photography

Jodhpur, one of the largest district of Rajasthan, is situated in Western region of India.

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The city is known as the “Blue City” due to the vivid blue-painted houses around the #Mehrangarh Fort.  Previously blue coloured houses were representation of ‘Brahmin’s’ house but later other residents of #jodhpur started putting blue paint on their houses too.


Housing Structure


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Streets of Jodhpur


While walking through the narrow lanes of Jodhpur, you come across several #traditional vendors selling their goods, interesting colourful structures of age old #houses and shops with people moving around and performing their daily activities.

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