What is Rajmandir? – It is a movie theater in Jaipur Rajasthan. In the modern times of multiplexes, it is a single screen movie theater famous amongst tourists and locals for its grand structure and elegant interiors.
Where is Raj mandir?
It is situated near Panch Batti on Bhagwan Das Road. the junction of walled city and modern Jaipur next to famous Panch Batti crossing on Bhagwan Das Road.
Shri Mehtab Chand Golcha dreamt of a cinema hall that would do justice to Jaipur’s rich architectural tradition and offer a magnificent experience to Bollywood movie buffs.
The foundation of Raj Mandir was laid in 1966 by Chief Minister of Rajasthan Shri Mohan Lal Sukhadia.
It was designed by Famous architect Shri W.M. Namjoshi. Under the guidance of Mehtab Chand ji it took 10 years to complete it’s construction. First movie screened in it was Charas on 1st June 1976.
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Architecture of Rajmandir:
It is one of the largest cinema halls in Asia. It could be the only cinema hall which is more famous for its palace like design and magnificent interiors rather than the movies screened in it.
9 stars on the exterior signify 9 gem stones which is the prime occupation of current owners of Rajmandir. It’s high ceilings are decorated with chandeliers. The lights illuminate the hall and ceilings like stars in the sky.
As soon as visitors enter the hall they are mesmerized by royal interiors like they have walked directly into some Bollywood movie set or a palace. Its artistic design and elegant services have bagged many awards like Pride of Asia.
Some commonly asked questions:
Question – Who is the owner of Rajmandir Cinema?
Answer – Bhuramal Rajmal Surana jewelers of Jaipur owns Rajmandir Cinema
Question – What is the screen size in it?
Answer – Screen size in it is 70 mm for movies
Question – What movies are screened in it?
Answer – Bollywood Hindi movies are screened in this cinema
Question – What is the seating capacity of Rajmandir?
Answer – Seating capacity in Raj Mandir is approximately 1165 seats
Entry to Raj mandir is via ticket only. The ticket cost from 110 INR to 400 INR. Visitors could book tickets online or purchase them from the site itself.
Tourists must be aware of any fraudulent trying to sell tickets on higher prices. Ruby, Emerald, Diamond and Pearl are seat categories. They usually screen four shows in a day at 12:30 PM, 3:30 PM, 6:30 PM and 9:30 PM.
How to Reach Rajmandir?
It is situated adjacent to Panch Batti on Bhagwan Das Road. This part is very well connected to every part of Jaipur via buses, cabs, taxis, autos and e-rickshaws.
- Jaipur Railway Metro Station (2.7 Kms)
- Jaipur Railway Station (2.7 Kms)
- Sindhi Camp Bus Stand (3 Kms)
- Jaipur Airport (11.1 Kms)
Things to do around Raj mandir:
MI road is famous because of its London styled street market. And on the southern side there are many Restaurants and diners.
Tourists can enjoy shopping and photo walk. Many jewelry, handicrafts, apparel and food joints lure tourists to this market. Some places of interest around are:
- Lassiwala MI Road (100 Meters)
- Albert Hall (2.4 Kms)
- Statue Circle (900 Meters)
- Amar Jawan Jyoti (2.3 Kms)
- Hawamahal (3.6 Kms)
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