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maharani

, maharanee
1. the wife of a maharajah
2. a woman holding the rank of maharajah
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Even after two years, the Maharani Ki Chhatri (queens' cenotaphs) in the ancient old walled city, the place where the queens of Jaipur were cremated and where Rajmata was laid looks barren without a cenotaph of the queen of glamour and romance who was described by Vogue magazine as one of the most beautiful women of the world in the early 50s.
The Maharani's chhatris has a number of such cenotaphs which are of immense architectural beauty and splendour, but the chhatris of the last two maharanis Marudhar Kunwar and Kishore Kumari before Gayatri Devi were small in structure as compared to the other chhatris.
The grateful husband released on the occasion a memorable photo biography of his wife -- The last Maharani of Legendary Kutch .

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