The Ahar Cenotaphs are a group of cenotaphs located in Ahar, Rajasthan, about 2 km east of Udaipur, in Rajasthan, India. The site contains more than 250 cenotaphs of the Maharanas of Mewar that were built over approximately 350 years. There are 19 chhatris that commemorate the 19 maharajas who were cremated here. The group of cenotaphs is also known as the Mahasati.Plan to see Mahasatiyan and other attractions that appeal to you using our Udaipur trip app.
This is a very special place, with well preserved cenotaphs, although the landscaping is somewhat trashy (but what isn't?) not too far out from the center of Udaipur. Take a tuk-tuk early in the... more »
Interesting for travellers, but not necessarily a hot tourist destination. The Maharanas of Mewar aren't buried there. They are 250 Hindu monuments. The Rulers were cremated there and the ashes were..... more »
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