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Mewar/Mewad



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Mewar/Mewad (मेवाड़), is a region of south-central Rajasthan state in western India. It includes the present-day districts of Bhilwara,ChittorgarhRajsamandUdaipur and some parts of Gujarat and Madhya Pradesh and Harayana.
The region was for centuries a Rajput kingdom, the Mewar Kingdom or Udaipur Kingdom, that later became a princely state under theBritish.
It was originally called Medhpaat and Lord Shiva (Ekling Nath) is called The King of Mewar. So Shiva is also called Medhpateshwar (Lord of Medhpaat). Over time, Medhpath became Mewar. The Mewar region it includes lies between the Aravali Range to the northwest, Ajmer to the north, Gujarat and the Vagad region of Rajasthan to the south, the Malwa region of Madhya Pradesh state to the southeast and the Hadoti region of Rajasthan to the east.


Geography

The northern part of Mewar is a gently sloping plain, drained by the Bedach and Banas River and its tributaries, which empty northwest into the Chambal River, a tributary of the Yamuna River. The southern part of the region is hilly, and marks the divide between the Banas and its tributaries and the headwaters of the Sabarmati and Mahi rivers and their tributaries, which drain south into the Gulf of Khambhatthrough Gujarat state. The Aravalli Range, which forms the northwestern boundary of the region, is composed mostly of sedimentary rocks, like marble and Kota Stone, which has traditionally been an important construction material.
The region is part of the Kathiawar-Gir dry deciduous forestsecoregion. Protected areas include the Jaisamand Wildlife Sanctuary, theKumbhalgarh Wildlife Sanctuary, the Bassi Wildlife Sanctuary and the Sita Mata Wildlife Sanctuary.
Mewar has a tropical climate. Rainfall averages 660 mm/year, and is generally higher in the southwest and lower in the northeast of the region. Over 90% of the rain typically falls in the period June to September every year, during the southwest monsoon.

History


The Udaipur State, also known as Mewar Kingdom, was a princely state in India at the time of the British Raj.
The state of Mewar was founded around 530; later it would also, and ultimately predominantly, called Udaipur after the name of the capital. When Udaipur State joined the Indian Union in 1949 it had been ruled by the Chattari Rajputs of Mori Guhilot Parihar and Sisodia dynasties for over 1,400 years

Economy

The economy of the Mewar region relies primarily on tourism, the marble and stone industry, mining, handicrafts, zinc smelters, cement and tyre factories, as well as agriculture. Major crops include maize, groundnut, soybean, wheat, and mustard. Opium is also grown in the adjoining regions of the southeast (Pratapgarh and Nimbahera). Fishery also thrives in the region's various lakes, supported by a government fisheries department.

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RAJPUT QUOTES

Rajput Quotes
Utha kar rifflle jab jeep mein savar hote, bandhkar saffa jab banna taiyar hote, dekhtihai dunia chatton par chadkar , or sochti hai ki kaash hum bhi “”RAJPUT”” hote


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all their life
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“”Rajputs””
zindagi to “”Rajput”” jiya karte hain
diggajon ko pacchad kar raj kiya karte hain
kaun rakhta hai kisi k sir partaz
“”Rajput”” to aapna raj tilak
swayam aapne rakht se kiya karte hain
its true……….
********************************* Rajput Guns Some believe on God………… ­……
Some believe on None………… ­…..
But only we “”RAJPUT”” stil believe on GUN………… ­…….!!!!!!!! ­!!!!!!!!!!**
*********************************
jab hum chalte hai, jutiyon seaawaaz nikalti hai…..
hum chillate hai toh panchyat kaamp uthi hai…..
jab hum sote hai ,toh duniya ghar se bahaar nikalti hai…..
khaauf itna hai ki ,,sabki””RAJPUT””ke naam se hi saansein saath chhod nikalti hai..
********************************* Rajput sms
Dosto ke dost hai hum,
Karte hai dosti bade pyaar se,
Ni…