Jaisalmer's majestic havelis and regal temples: A glimpse of the Golden City [Photos]

Here are some breathtaking photos of Jaisalmer, the heritage city that lies in the heart of the Thar Desert.

FP Staff December 16, 2017 11:21:30 IST
There is life in the desert. A life much entwined with the elements. The sun, the sands and things that just won't die. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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There is life in the desert. A life much entwined with the elements. The sun, the sands and things that just won't die. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Draped walls and blue skies. Gateways and getaways. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Draped walls and blue skies. Gateways and getaways. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Centuries of labour and devotion. Shoes and all other leather articles to be lest outside. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Centuries of labour and devotion. Shoes and all other leather articles to be lest outside. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Every frame a painting. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Every frame a painting. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
“I have always loved the desert. One sits down on a desert sand dune, sees nothing, hears nothing. Yet through the silence something throbs, and gleams...” Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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“I have always loved the desert. One sits down on a desert sand dune, sees nothing, hears nothing. Yet through the silence something throbs, and gleams...” Photograph by Harsh Pareek
The vanishing point of devotion. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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The vanishing point of devotion. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Rajasthani miniature paintings — a local delicacy to be devoured with skill. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Rajasthani miniature paintings — a local delicacy to be devoured with skill. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
Abandoned myths and windmills. Photograph by Harsh Pareek
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Abandoned myths and windmills. Photograph by Harsh Pareek