Jaswant Thada is the Rajasthan’s best royal monument built in 1899 in the reign of Maharaja Jaswant Singh, who was the 33rd king of Jodhpur. It is situated about kilometres away from the heart of Jodhpur city on the left side of Fort Mehrangarh. The son of Maharaja Jaswant Singh named as Maharaja Sardar Singh was built it. In the cenotaph, one can find many portraits and photographs of other kings of Jodhpur.
It is such an oldest cenotaph of 19th century built to the honour of Maharaja Jaswant Singh II, the 33rd Rathore ruler of Jodhpur by his son after his death. Further, there are two other monuments that are located into it to the proximity of this tombstone. Famous Jaswant Thada in Jodhpur exhibits architectural brilliance of many craftsmen in India. It is made of white marble memorial built out of intricately carved sheets of marble that shows the intelligence of the sculptors. Various stones used to make this tomb are extremely thin and polished.
Consequently, the outside surface of the monument releases a warm shine when the sunrays fall on its surface. Further, attractive marble jali work used on the cenotaph to look out of the world and still it is gaining among tourists. The terrace of this monument is very impressive from where one can see beautiful views of the city.
The cenotaph of Maharaja Jaswant Singh exhibits pictures of the rulers and Maharajas of Jodhpur. A temple has been built in the memory ofMaharaja Jaswant singh. This architectural delight also lends a mystic aura to provide a splendid experience to the tourists.