Sikar is a historical city located in Rajasthan state in India. It is famous for its art, culture and Padharo Mhare Desh attitude. It is the administrative headquarters of Sikar District. Sikar is situated midway between Bikaner and Agra on National Highway number 52. It is 114 km away from Jaipur, 320 km from Jodhpur 215 km from Bikaner and 280 km from Delhi. Sikar had been the biggest Thikana (Estate) of the Jaipur state. Previously Sikar was known as Nehrawati. It was the capital town of Thikana Sikar. Sikar is surrounded by the fortified walls consisting of seven “Pols” (gates). These historic gates are named as Bawari gate, Fatehpuri Gate, Nani Gate, Surajpole Gate, Dujod Gate Old, Dujod Gate New and Chandpole Gate.