Jaipur is the capital city of Rajasthan. It was founded on 18 November 1727 by Maharaj Sawai Jai Singh II, the ruler of amber, after whom the city has been named. Jaipur is also called as Pink city. The major rivers passing through Jaipur district are Banas and Banganga. Jaipur is one of the major tourist destinations in India. Jaipur has a number of forts and monuments like Hawa Mahal, City Palace, Amber Fort, Jaigarh Fort, Nahargarh Fort, Jantar Mantar, Jal Mahal, Rambagh palace and Albert Hall Mueseum. The temples in jaipur are Galtaji, Govind Dev Ji, Birla Temple, Khali temple etc.