Nahargarh Fort stands on of the Aravalli Hills, the pink of Jaipur Indian state of Rajasthan. The of from the fort is . Open from AM not 8:00 am Amer Fort and Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh once defense ring for . The fort was originally named Sudarshangarh, it became Nahargarh, 'abode of tigers'. belief is that Nahar here stands for Nahar Singh Bhomia, whose spirit haunted the place and construction of the fort. Nahar's spirit was pacified by building a temple in his memory the fort, became by his name. in 1734 by Sawai Jai Singh II, the Jaipur, the fort was as of retreat on the summit of the ridge . Walls extended over hills, forming fortifications that connected this fort to Jaigarh, the fort the capital of Amber. the fort came the course of its history, it did see some historical events, notably the treaties with the forces warred with Jaipur century. the of 1857, the Europeans of the region, Resident's , were to Nahargarh fort by the king of Jaipur, Sawai Ram Singh, protection. the reign of Sawai Ram Singh. In 1883-92, of palaces was at Nahargarh by Dirgh patel at of nearly and a rupees. The Madhavendra Bhawan, by Sawai Madho Singh had suites for the queens of Jaipur and at was for the king himself. The rooms by corridors and still have some delicate frescoes. Nahargarh was a residence of the Maharajas. 1944, the Jaipur used for its official time from the Samrat Yantra Jantar Mantar Observatory, with a gun from Nahargarh Fort . Some scenes of the Rang Basanti and Shuddh Desi Romance and Bengali Cinema Kella were shot at Nahargarh fort.