About Barmer

Barmer is the district headquarters of the Barmer in the 12th century, this region was known as Mallani. Its present name was given by its founder Bahada Rao, popularly known as Bar Rao, Parmar Ruler. He built a small town which is presently known as “Juna” which is 25 km from the present city of Barmer. After Parmer’s, Rawat Luka - grandson of Rawal Mallinath, established their kingdom in JunaBarmer with the help of his brother Rawal Mandalak. Thereafter, his descendant, Rawat Bhima, who was a great warrior, established the present city of Barmer in 1552 AD and shifted his capital to Barmer from Juna. He built a small fort on top of the city which is also known as Barmer Garh. Hill of Barmer fort is 1383 feet but Rawat Bhima built a fort at a height of 676 feet which is a safer place than the top of the hill.
Barmer Fort

Barmer fort is the center of attraction for the tourists in Barmer. Barmer has ruins of the old Barmer fort on the top of the rocky hill.
Kiradu Ancient Temples

Kiradu Ancient Temples is located near Barmer and the Kiradu Ancient temple is a group of 5 temples.
Nakoda Temple

The Nakoda Temple or Parshvanath Temple is one of the main centers for Jain pilgrimage in India. 
Rani Bhatiani Temple

Rani Bhatiani Temple is located on the Nakoda-Balotara Road in Jasol.
Juna Barmer

Juna Barmer is a tiny locality situated between mountain peaks built during the 12th or 13th century.
Safed Akhara

Sidheswara Mahadev Temple Complex or the Safed Akhara is a garden located very near to Barmer. 
Balark Sun Temple

Balark Sun Temple is located atop a rocky hillock in JunaBarmer. The temple is located near the ruins of an old fort, which is spread over an area of around 15 sq km.
Chintamani Parasnath Jain Temple

Chintamani Parasnath Jain Temple dedicated to Parasvanath a Jain Tirthankara is located on top of a little hillock in west Barmer.
Mahabar Sand Dunes

Mahabar Sand Dunes are located 5 kilometers away from Barmer. You can enjoy desert adventures like desert safari and camel rides and various other adventures.
Best Time To Visit Barmer

The best season to visit Barmer is the winter season. The temperature remains comfortable and is apt for visiting the monuments and other places of interest in Barmer.

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