Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli was specially made by Diwana Mohata Nathmal as a residence who was the Prime Minister(1885) of Jaisalmer during that period. It was constructed by the two Muslim brothers- Lulu and Hathi who were famous for their unique architectural creativeness.
Location:-Jaisalmer of Rajasthan state
How to Reach:-Take a Taxi or Rickshaw from Jaisalmer Bus Stand or Railway Station
Attraction:-Traditional architecture, paintings, and miniature.
Best Season:-October to March
Timings: - 10 A.M. to 5 P.M.
Nathmal Ji Ki Haveli was specially made by Diwana Mohata Nathmal as a residence who was the Prime Minister(1885) of Jaisalmer during that period. It was constructed by the two Muslim brothers- Lulu and Hathi who were famous for their unique architectural creativeness. Its architectural techniques are mixture of Rajput and Muslim architecture styles. The constructions of the wonderful monument added to the splendor and old glory of Jaisalmer.
There is very famous story as regards its construction. It is in Jaisalmer of Rajasthan bears rest to the wealthy architectural majesty of the ancient time. A unique quality of the wonderful architectural monument in Nathmal Ji-Ki-Haveli is the giant construction of main entrance of the beautiful edifice and two large sized elephants of yellow stonework. The ceilings and walls of the super monument are fine carvings and decorated with beautiful paintings that add to the beauty of the historical structure.
The wealthy architectural thought of the two brothers is reflected in the different paintings of up to date cars and ceiling fans on the walls of Nathmal Ji Ki-Haveli. It is one of the most popular tourist attractions in Rajasthan.
The Haveli is also an example of excellent Rajasthani architecture. Its structural design is really a blend of both Islamic monument and Rajput structural design. There are two divisions of the Haveli. However, the wonderful architecture imparts a perfect harmony to the divisions. They have marble figurines of elephants, birds, horses and flowers.