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  • proper n. State in western India which has Jaipur as its capital.

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Examples

  • HINDON (RAJASTHAN): With talks between Gujjars and the Rajasthan government on the reservation issue collapsing, Gujjar leader Kiroisingh Bainsla along with hundreds of his supporters on Tuesday began a march from Karauli district to Jaipur in support of their demands.

    The Times of India

  • May 23rd, 2009 Jajiwal (RAJASTHAN - Acute water scarcity leading to drought like condition and intense heat forced the residents of Jajiwal village in Rajasthan, to perform a fire ritual to please the rain gods shower their bounty on them.

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  • Jaipur, in Rajasthan, is a popular tourist destination about 260km (160 miles) from the Indian capital, Delhi.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • It can be an art exhibit, a concert in Rajasthan -- a wall in India became an inspiration.

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  • Jaipur, the cultural hub of Rajasthan, is one of the hottest tourist destinations of India.

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  • One of the characters, Nickolai Rajasthan, is a genetically-engineered tiger with a strong religious background, yet he was created by the very technology which society is against.

    REVIEW: Heretics by S. Andrew Swann

  • The state of Rajasthan is known for it's dusty landscapes and vibrantly dressed women, shining silver accoutrements and rainbow colored jems; my first stop in Ranthambore, made famous by the magnificent tigers roaming Ranthambore National Park, brought me to a small craft cooperative teeming with brightly printed fabrics stamped and sewn on site.

    Marissa Bronfman: Shopping and Safari Chic in Rajasthan

  • The last terror strike in Rajasthan occurred on October 11, 2007 when an explosion in the Dargah of Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti in Ajmer left two persons dead and 17 others injured.

    The BBC - spot the deliberate omission

  • The blasts showed that HuJI, which is being mainly run from Bangladesh, has managed to establish cells in Rajasthan and that the outfit was responsible for previous major terror attacks including the New Year eve attack on CRPF camp in Rampur and serial blasts in three other places in Uttar Pradesh.

    Archive 2008-05-01

  • IS: A lot of people I know in Rajasthan are turning their houses into heritage hotels and there is a sort of build-your-own-haveli emporium where you can buy ancient carved doors, jharokas, silver furniture, rugs and hangings, basically everything you need for instant Rajasthan.

    Archive 2008-03-01

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