The FORT of GAGRON : A UNESCO Heritage Site in Rajasthan

The Fort of Gagron is situated in Jhalawar district of Rajasthan, about 85 km from Kota. It is one of the six Hill Forts of Rajasthan (others being Ranathambore, Kumbhalgarh, Jaisalmer, Chittor, Amer) to be included in the UNESCO World Heritage Site list in 2013 . Gagron was earlier known as Dodagarh and then Dhulargarh…

Bravest of the Brave, JEMMIE Sleeps in a Grave

The epitaph doesn’t mention his breed. Or his colour. Or even attribute him with any valour . Only the canine’s name shines in its full glory, celebrating his challenge to a larger predator – “Jemmie, killed by a panther on 24th November, 1903.” Did he fight well ? Did he last for some minutes ?…