Churu Fort Churu - Tourist Attraction Place Rajasthan

Churu Fort was built by Thakur Kushal Singh in 1649 A.D. Churu is a city in the desert region of Rajasthan state of India. It is known as gateway to the Thar Desert of Rajasthan. This monument fort is near the shifting sand dunes of the Thar Desert . It has grand havelis with marvelous fresco paintings, namely Kanhaiya lal Bagla ki Haweli and Surana Haweli, with hundreds of small windows. It also has some fine Chhatris. Near the town is a religious seat of the Nath sect of Sadhus where there are life-size marble statued of their deities and a place for prayers. There stands a Dharam Stup, a symbol of religious equality. The attractive Churu Fort is located At the centre of the Churu city about 400 years ago.

However, all the fortresses of Rajasthan are famous all over the world. but Churu’s fort has a different story.

fort of Churu is the only fort in the world, where silver shells were pressed when the ammunition was over for the protection of freedom. The fort of Churu was constructed by Thakur Kushal Singh in 1694 AD. The objective of building this fort was to protect the citizens with self-defense.

When Thakur was ruled by Shivaji Singh on Churu He was a self-respecting ruler. At the same time, the princely state of Bikaner was ruled by Maharaj Surat Singh. This well-known incident took place during the time of Thakur Shivji Singh, the descendants of Thakur Kushal Singh. This incident happened in August 1814 AD in Churu’s immortal history.

Surat Singh was an ambitious ruler. The ones which were often disputed with Shivji Singh According to well-known historian Colonel Todd, in Shivaji Singh’s army was 200 infantry and 200 horsemen. But there was a sudden increase in the time of the war Because the people here gave their ruler with tan, mind and money.

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