About: Ajmeri Gate – Built in 1727

Ajmeri Gate, Jaipur (Rajasthan, India)

About - Ajmeri Gate (Jaipur, Rajasthan, India)(Translation in English)

This is one of the four gates located in the south of Jaipur, which used to be the main entrance from Ajmer. This gate opens the way to Kishanpol, which used to be the main market for dyeing, printing, and bandhej of clothes. Ajmeri Gate was earlier named Kishanpol Gate which was built by Maharaja Jai ​​Singh II in 1727 and this gate is part of Jaipur Parkote (Old City). Maharaj Jai Singh had built the Parkote for the purpose of security of Jaipur, which in that period saved Jaipur from enemies, bandits, and wild animals. All the gates of Jaipur have been closed for security so that the safety of the citizens of Jaipur can be done.