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Jantar Mantar (Jaipur)
India

The Jantar Mantar is a collection of architectural astronomical instruments, built by Maharaja (King) Jai Singh II at his then new capital of jaipur between 1727 and 1734.

Copyright: Peter Boel
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Upplösning: 6000x3000
Uppladdad: 04/04/2012
Uppdaterad: 12/04/2012
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