Derawar Fort is an ancient fort located in Cholistan Desert in Pakistan. The Fort was built by Deoraj, a prince of Jaisalmer. It was in possession of royal family of Jaisalmer when it was captured by Abbasis in 1735. In 1747, the Fort slipped from the hands of Abbasis in the reign of Nawab Bahawal Khan due to his pre-occupations at Shikarpur. Nawab Mubarak Khan took the stronghold back in 1804
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javierdenavea (635) 2007-03-18 4:48
Hello Yasir, the fort is impressive, it's like a solid rock, and I think that the composition is very good because the elements are so clearly placed: earth-sky-fort-trees-traveller.
Tibo (1906) 2007-03-18 5:03
Hi Yasir! Nice capture and composition... It is amazing to see what civilization built over time!Tibo
Jaan (250) 2007-03-18 6:27
EXELLENT PICTURE brother.
like green trees and blue sky . nice colours and contrast.
jmdias (64918) 2007-03-18 19:06
very nice view, the walls are put beter cause the light and cause the animal and the man, it is sad his clothes were so white
anes_lc (14968) 2007-03-19 4:46
beautiful picture.perfect in every way
will became one of my favorite
rafeek (124) 2007-03-31 9:24
nice composition, attractive, expecting morepictures from differnt angles
erhan1958 (15705) 2008-09-15 5:16
realy beautiful, natirel colour. well done erhan
jimmj63 (2315) 2008-09-15 5:54
very good shot, I'm very7 interesting about this fort.
- Copyright: Yasir Nisar (yani) (784)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-03-15
- Categories: Daily Life, Festivals, Architecture
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- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Places that inspire a story..., hooooooooo [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2007-03-18 4:32
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