Tower of Fame


Tower of Fame is also known as the Kirti Stambh, which was constructed in the 12th Century A.D. It is a structure, which is 22 meters high. It has a total of 54 stairs. This tower was built in the honor of Lord Sri Adinath Rishab Deo who was the first Jain Tirthankar. An imperial statue, which is five feet high, of this Jain Tirthankar is constructed in front of this tower. The base of the tower is 30 feet and tapers towards the top. The outer surface of the structure is adorned with human figures.

The Tower of Fame is popular for its grand architecture. It is a structure that is indeed worth people's admiration. There are several Jain temples that are located around the Kirti Stambh. It is one of the most prominent tourist destinations within the fort of Chittorgarh.



Last Updated on : September 13, 2011