Rani Padmavati Mahal






          
Rani Padmini Mahal, Chittorgarh Fort 

  

                                    


                  Padmini, also known as Padmavati. 

    Padmavati was an exceptionally beautiful princess of the Singhal  kingdom (SriLanka). 
 Ratan Senmarriage and brought her to Chittor.   Ratan Sen was killed in a duel with Devpal, the king of Kumbhalner who was also enamoured with Padmavati's beauty.   Before Alauddin Khalji could capture Chittor, 
           
                                       Padmavati and her companions committed Jauhar (self-immolation) to protect their honour. After her sacrifice, the Rajput men died fighting on the battlefield.









   

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