Geography of Rajasthan PDF eBook (Part-I)

GEOGRAPHY of RAJASTHAN PDF   PRICE: INR 50   BUY NOW   About the Book: The Geography of Rajasthan PDF is an attempt to provide chapter-wise information on various topics that for part of RAS Examination Geography Syllabus. The PDF contains 19 chapters covering across dimension of Geography, most of the information is available on the website of RajRAS in geography section. The idea behind PDF is to consolidate the Continue Reading

Wildlife of Rajasthan

Though a large percentage of the total area of Rajasthan is desert and there is little forest cover, Rajasthan has a rich and variety of animal and plant species. This post is collection of information on wildlife of Rajasthan. We shall update important current affairs in the same post. Wildlife of Rajasthan: The Basics  State Animal of Rajasthan: Camel Why: To prevent slaughter, illegal trade and transportation of Camels, as their numbers Continue Reading

Power Resources of Rajasthan

Development of power resources is pre-requisite for development of any region. Power resources of Rajasthan play a key factor in the modern agricultural, industrial and economic development. While, chronically Rajasthan has been power hungry state, the discovery of petroleum and natural gases resources in west Rajasthan and solar power potential has given new hope in converting Rajasthan into a power surplus state. By 2017, Rajasthan has around 17 GB of Continue Reading

Climatic Regions of Rajasthan

Classification of climatic regions of Rajasthan

The climate of Rajasthan state has varied contrasts. Different experts, each with their own focus parameters, have divided Rajasthan into different climatic regions. However, three main approaches to climatic regions of Rajasthan are: Climatic Regions of Rajasthan based on Rainfall Intensity. Koeppen’s Classification of climatic regions of Rajasthan. Thornthwaite’s classification of climatic regions of Rajasthan. Climatic Regions of Rajasthan based on Rainfall Intensity The distribution of climatic regions of Rajasthan Continue Reading

Agro-climatic Zones of Rajasthan

Agro-climatic Zones of Rajasthan2

The entire country has been delineated into 126 agro-climatic zones by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR). Similarly, Rajasthan has been divided into 10 agro-climatic zones. These zones have been classified on the basis of agro-climatic parameters like rainfall, temperature regime, topography, soil characteristics, cropping pattern and irrigation availability. The Agro-climatic zones of Rajasthan are as follows: Arid North Western Sandy Plain Irrigated North Western Plain Hyper Arid Partial Continue Reading