A trip from February 01, 2010 to February 02, 2010, travelling to Rajkot
Rajkot, the former Capital of the princely state of Saurashtra … More
Rajkot, the former Capital of the princely state of Saurashtra was founded by the Rajput Chief Kunwar Vibhuji in the 16th century. Today it is best known as the town where Mahatma Gandhi spent the early years of his life when his father was a Diwan or Prime Minister to the king of Saurashtra. Rajkot is famous for its Bandhani Sarees, mirror-work, patch work, bead work and silk embroidery. Today Rajkot is a city vibrant with business activities and one of the major cities of Gujarat.