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"Kota is situated at the bank of Chambal river and is famous for Kota stone industry, Chemical industry, Kota Doria Saree, Electrical power generation, market of agriculture products and many more things. Its impressive forts, opulent palaces and splendid temples make Kota a perfect destination for tourism."
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Khimsar Fort, Kota Rajasthan
Khimsar Fort, Kota Rajasthan

The city is located on the east bank of Chambal River, Rajasthan`s only perennial river. Kota came out of the shadows of Bundi and became prominent in the 17th century when it was recognised as a separate state. Today, Kota is recognised as a major army headquarter and a prime industrial centre of Rajasthan. It has one of Asia`s largest fertiliser plants.

While some associate the place with Kota Doria Saris, others link it with Kotah School of miniature paintings. Made of cotton or silk, and often with delicate golden thread designs, the saris are woven in the nearby village of Kethun. The Kota paintings are often a vivid and detailed portrayal of hunting expeditions that were launched in the once thickly wooded forests around the place.

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Bardoli Temples
Kethun
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Rao Madho Singh Museum
The City Palace and Fort

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