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Curved Stairs at Dusk, Jantar Mantar - India. Jantar Mantar was built by Maharaja Jai Singh II in It was built to observe and compile astronomical tables which would be used to predict the times and movements of Sun, Moon and other planets.

Jantar Mantar, Jaipur, India, Sculptural design and an amazing color.

Walking Through Geometry, Jantar Mantar - India I love the bold red of the building contrasted by the antique white/cream colored stairway.

Samrat Yantra at Jantar Mantar Observatory, India

Samrat Yantra at Jantar Mantar Observatory

Jantar Mantar in India

Jantar Mantar observatory, New Delhi, India. Built by Maharaja Jai Singh II between (note the tall architectural sundial center foreground)

This is the Samrat Yantra, the largest sundial in the world (90 feet high), it can be used to tell the time to an accuracy of about two seconds in Jaipur local time.

This is the Samrat Yantra, the largest sundial in the world feet high), it can be used to tell the time to an accuracy of about two seconds in Jaipur local time.

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One of our favorite places on our trip.Curved Stairs at Dusk, Jantar Mantar - India

Fascinating New Delhi - http://www.travelandtransitions.com/destinations/destination-advice/asia/

Unesco astronomical heritage astronomical site declared ,one in China & another in india,Jantar Mantar, New Delhi, India

https://flic.kr/p/65wbRN | Posing Parrots, Jantar Mantar, New Delhi 2009

Wonderful green on red 'Posing Parrots', Jantar Mantar, New Delhi 2009 by zlight

Jantar Mantar - Ancient Observatory, Jaipur, India.                                                                                                                                                     More

Ancient observatory, Jaipur, India (Please note, the image available for licensing has some of the blemishes on the "handrail" cleaned up)

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