Photograph from the Curzon Collection, of Baldeo
Singh's chhatri at Gobardhan, Rajasthan, taken by the studio of
Priyalall & Company in c.1900. Baldeo Singh (ruled 1823-1825)
was the ninth Maharaja of Bharatpur, the capital of the Jat state.
His chhatri or cenotaph is one of four memorial shrines to the
Maharajas of Bharatpur at Gobardhan, which is also a site of Hindu
pilgrimage. The chhatri is b…