meharaanagadh

meharaanagadh ka kila
chaamunda maata mandir

meharaanagadh kila Bhaarat ke Rajasthan praant mein Jodhpur shahar mein sthit hai. pandrahavi shataabdi ka yeh vishaalakaaya kila, pathareeli chattaan pahaadi par, maidaan se 125 meter ooainchaai par sthit hai aur aath dvaaron va anginat burjon se yukt das kilometer lambi ooainchi deevaar se ghira hai. baahar se adrushya, ghumaavadaar sadkon se jude is kile ke chaar dwaar hain. kile ke andar kai bhavya mahal, adbhut nakkaasheedaar kivaad, jaaleedaar khidkiyaaain aur prerit karne vaale naam hain. inmein se ullekhaneeya hain moti mahal, fool mahal, sheesh mahal, sileh khaana, daulat khaana aadi. in mahalon mein bhaarateeya raajaveshon ke saaj saamaan ka vismayakaari sangrah nihit hai. iske atirikt paalakiyaaain, haathiyon ke haude, vibhinn shailiyon ke laghu chitron, sangeet vaadya, poshaakon va furniture ka aashcharyajanak sangrah bhi hai.[1]

yeh kila Bhaarat ke praacheenatam kilon mein se ek hai aur Bhaarat ke samruddhashaali ateet ka prateek hai. Rao jodha Jodhpur ke raaja ranamal ki 24 santaanon me se ek the. ve Jodhpur ke pandrahavein shaasak bane. shaasan ki baagdor sambhaalane ke ek saal baad Rao jodha ko lagne laga ki mandor ka kila asurakshit hai. unhone apne tatkaaleen kile se 9 kilometer door ek pahaadi par naya kila banaane ka vichaar prastut kiya. is pahaadi ko bhor chidiya ke naam se jaana jaata tha, kyonki vahaaain kaafi pakshi rahate the. Rao jodha ne 12 May 1459 ko is pahaadi par kile ki neev daali mahaaraaj jasavant Singh (1638-78) ne ise poora kiya. mool roop se kile ke saat dwaar (pol) (aathavaaain dwaar gupt hai) hain. pratham dwaar par haathiyon ke hamle se bachaav ke liye nukeeli keelein lagi hain. anya dvaaron mein shaamil jayapol dwaar ka nirmaan 1806 mein mahaaraaj maan Singh ne apni Jaipur aur Bikaner par vijay praapti ke baad karavaaya tha. fateh pol athva vijay dwaar ka nirmaan mahaaraaj ajeet Singh ne mugalon par apni vijay ki smruti mein karavaaya tha.[2]

Rao jodha ko chaamuainda maata me athaah shraddha thi. chaamunda Jodhpur ke shaasakon ki kuladevi hoti hai. Rao jodha ne 1460 me meharaanagadh kile ke sameep chaamunda maata ka mandir banavaaya aur moorti ki sthaapana ki. mandir ke dwaar aam janta ke liye bhi khole gaye the. chaamunda maaain maatr shaasakon ki hi naheen balki adhisankhya Jodhpur nivaasiyon ki kuladevi thi aur aaj bhi laakhon log is devi ko poojate hain. navaraatri ke dinon me yahaaain vishesh pooja archana ki jaati hai.

sandarbh

  1. "Jodhpur" (echateeemael). bhaarateeya bhaashaaon ke liye praudyogiki vikaas. http://tdil.mit.gov.in/E_TOURISM_CDAC/MIT_E_TOURISM_HINDI_JODHPUR.HTML. abhigman tithi: 2009.
  2. "Jodhpur shahar maargadarshika" (echateeemael). bhaarateeya rel. http://www.trainenquiry.com/Hindi/StaticContent/Tourist_Info/jodhpur.html. abhigman tithi: 2009.