Nahargarh means – the abode of tigers
Nahargarh Fort, Amer Fort, Jaigarh Fort – these three together provide security to the city of Jaipur. The name of Nahargarh Fort was earlier Sudarshan Garh Fort, in this fort 12 special rooms were made for the queens to stay and a beautiful room was made for the king of Jaipur.
Producer- Sawai Jai Singh was built – 1734
Type of fort – Giri fort (Aravalli mountain chain)
Construction Reason– It was constructed to protect from the invasion of Marathas.
Naming – Nahargarh was named after Naharsingh Bhowmiya.
Present form – was given by Ramsingh II (1868 AD)
(1) Sudarshangarh (2) Jaipur Dhwajgarh (3) Jaipur Mukut
(4) Mahalon Fort (5) Mithadi Fort (6) Sulakshangarh Fort
And after Amer, the capital remained in Nahargarh till Jaipur was settled.
Sawai Madho Singh II built one for his nine queens (lovers).
Nine similar palaces were built (1) Suraj Prakash Mahal (2) Khushhal
Prakash Mahal (3) Jawahar Prakash Mahal (4) Lalit Prakash Mahal
(5) Chandra Prakash Mahal (6) Basant Prakash Mahal (7) Lakshmi Prakash
Palace (8) Anand Prakash Palace (9) Phool Prakash Palace (Victoria
Made in style.)
Nahargarh Biological Park is located near the fort.
And apart from this, the umbrellas of the Kachwaha dynasty (gator umbrellas) are located near this fort.