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Alwar, also spelled Alwur, city, northeastern Rajasthan state, northwestern India. It is situated on the eastern edge of the Alwar Hills
(a portion of the Aravalli Range). It is located 150 km south of Delhi and 150 km north of Jaipur, is a city in India's National Capital Region and the administrative
headquarters of Alwar District in the state of Rajasthan. Alwar is a hub of tourism with several forts, lakes, heritage havelis and nature reserves, including the
Bhangarh Fort, the Sariska Tiger Reserve and Siliserh lake.
The city is surrounded by a wall and moat and is dominated by a fort on a conical hill against a backdrop of a range of hills. Alwar was made the capital of the princely state of Alwar in 1775. It contains the 14th-century tomb of Tarang Sultan (the brother of Firuz Shah Tughluq) and several ancient mosques. The palace, which adjoins picturesque Siliserh Lake, contains a museum that houses a library of Hindi, Sanskrit, and Persian manuscripts and a collection of Rajasthani and Mughal miniature paintings.