Chittorgarh is rich with stories of Rajputana bravery, pride, and passion. The local bardssing tales of courage and sacrifice, recounting stories that are fondly known to everyone. Chittorgarh is named after its most imposing structure, the Chittorgarh Fort which is perched atop a high hill. The fort itself has had a tumultuous past. This bastion of the Rajput valour has seen violent battles and the silver lining of victory, thrice in its entire history.