The unique highlights of Nagaur‘s temples
are their decorated walls and entrances, ornamented
with beautiful paintings depicting various episodes
from the Ramayana and Mahabharata. The paintings
in the Jain temples, portray motifs related
to the life of Lord Mahavira and Parsavnath.
In addition, the Tarkin ka Dargah is a noteworthy
15th century mosque worth visiting.
Nagaur is also the venue of
an annual cattle fair held
in Jan/Feb. During the four-day festival, the
town is thronged by cows, bullocks, oxen and
camels escorted by turbaned sellers and eager
buyers. Cock and bullfights, camels races, folk
dances and music render further excitement of