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The historical city of Sikar serves as the administrative headquarters of Sikar district located in the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan. Sikar is home to several old-havelis and big houses built in Mughal architectural style, which delight history and archaeology buffs alike. The temple of Khatu Shyamji, dedicated to Lord Krishna, is believed to be the site where Nag Kanya and Bhima’s son, Barbareek demonstrated their skills as warriors. The city boasts Fresco art that adorns the walls and structures of the Laxmangarh Fort, a ruined fort situated atop a hill and retell the stories of the bygone era. \n\nCome across this small town which is located 114 km away from Jaipur and is mainly known for its art, culture and hospitality. There are several other havelis in Laxmangarh such as the Bansidhar Rathi Haveli, Sawant Ram Chokhani Haveli, Sanganeria Haveli to name a few that display excellent architectural style and expertise. \n\nIf you love to trek, the Devgarh Fort, which is built by Devi Singh Rao Raja and located about 10 km from Sikar, is the ideal attraction in Sikar for trekking enthusiasts. The heritage site of Harshnath, built by Shiva Singh, is famous for the remnants of the Shiva temple situated on the Aravalli hills.

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  • Best time to visit sikar The best time to visit Sikar is during the months ranging from October through March when the temperature at i...Read More
  • How to reach sikar Sanganer Airport situated in Jaipur is the nearest airport to Sikar. Also known as Jaipur International Airpor...Read More
  • Transport In sikar Sightseeing in Sikar is quite easy and comfortable owing to the excellent bus service of the city. Buses opera...Read More
  • People of sikar As per the 2011 census, Sikar has a population of about 237,579. The average literacy rate of the region is 77...Read More
  • Languages of sikar Hindi and English are the official languages of Sikar. However, the popular regional language that is spoken b...Read More
  • History of sikar Part of the Shekhawati region of Rajasthan, Sikar was part of the Sikar Estate or Sikar Thikana, which was the...Read More
  • Culture of sikar Holi, Raksha Bandhan, Makar Sankranti, Sawan, Gangaur, Deepawali, and Teej are some of the popularly celebrate...Read More
  • Weather of sikar Sikar witnesses a semi-arid type of climate which is characteristic of hot, sultry and uncomfortable summer mo...Read More
  • Map of sikar Sikar is a city in eastern Rajasthan located in between Bikaner and Agra in an area known as the ‘Sekhawati’ r...Read More

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