Royal auditorium ballrooms, huge dinning-room, gilded royal furniture, majestic tiger and deerskins on the walls of a gloomy library of old books, crystal chandeliers, stained glass windows, liveried menservants and doormen, swimming pool in basement, various mementos and old photographs. Mandore : Mandore Before the foundation of Jodhpur was laid, Mandore was the established capital of the old Marwar Kingdom.

Just nine kilometers away, Mandore is a fascinating complex of sprawling gardens, massive cenotaphs, temples, ruins and sculpture.

Not only do they give it a finished look; they provide protection for the foundation, basement, landscaping, driveways, sidewalks and patios.

Osian : Osian Temple An oasis in the desert,situated on the diversion off the main Jodhpur - Bikaner Highway.

A drive to this ancient township takes one past undulating terrain, punctuated by desert stretches and little hamlets.

Skunk Hollow Publishing is a boutique publishing company started by a mother daughter team passionate about creating vivid stories that parents and children love to re-read.

The stories are full of silly characters that have crazy adventures.

Over time foundations can leak and crack from hydrostatic pressure, concrete and asphalt will erode and wood siding and framing material that are exposed to moisture can rot.