Once called the golden sparrow, India's past is embellished with an endless list of royalty. The heritage of that regal blood has passed onto descendants, but the glorious past is visible today in the grand palaces and structures this royalty has left behind. Many of these palaces are still called home by those who inherit the honour, and some of them have been converted into monuments that time forgot.
Royalty is often associated with Rajasthan as it is definitely the most well-preserved of the once princely states, but there are many other well-crafted kingly homes, which need more attention. Here are some of India's most fascinating palaces that are not in Rajasthan.