Jasnagar is situated in the Merta tehsil and is part of the Nagaur district of Rajasthan. Nagaur is at the heart of Rajasthan and is mentioned in Hindu mythology. There are many stories and legends surrounding this place. It is one of 203 villages in the Merta Block. Other villages in this block include Patelnagar and Jaswantabad.
Places to Stay
There are many hotels in this village. These include Mahaveer International (Tariff – Rs. 550), Shree Aditya (Tariff – Rs. 1,100) and Shri Ganga Singh Palace (Tariff – Rs. 2,550.)
Marwari and Hindi are the most commonly spoken languages in the region.
The Ramdeo Cattle Fair is 82 km away and is considered to be the third largest in Rajasthan. The fair attracts visitors from all over India. 25 km away from Jasnagar is Merta city which showcases the Baldeo Cattle Fair. The first Baldeo cattle fair was held 30 years back.
Places of Interest
There are a few places to see around Jasnagar. These include the Meera Bai temple (or the Charbhuja temple) which was built 400 years ago, the Nagaur Fort which is a fine example of Rajput-Mughal architecture and is home to many Sufi music festivals.
How to Get There
The closest large airport is the Jodhpur Airport which is at a distance of 240km from Jasnagar.
The Merta City ailway Station is closest to Jasnagar.
There are regular bus services to Phalki, Leeliya, Jodhpur and Udaipur from Jasnagar. Avail of bus ticket booking discount coupons from Ticketgoose.com when you buy your tickets online.