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Jodhpur the Blue City

Jodhpur is often called the Blue City for obvious reasons, but what isn't so clear is why all the homes in the old section are painted this color. Some say it keeps the houses cool, others claim it keeps the mosquitoes away, and still others say it is because it is the color of the Brahmins.
"Jodhpur the Blue City" - Jodhpur, India
Jodhpur is often called the Blue City for obvious reasons, but what isn't so clear is why all the homes in the old section are painted this color. Some say it keeps the houses cool, others claim it keeps the mosquitoes away, and still others say it is because it is the color of the Brahmins.
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