Several people in India work very hard and still count every penny when it comes to spending. But, several Royal families used to spend the money as water. They were known for their expensive hobby. Their whole life used to be among royalty.
The Royal families never cared for the money, their lifestyle was so expensive that it would make jealous to some of the richest people in the world right now. They used to spend their money on expensive cars, clothes, and power.
Check out the 8 unknown facts about the Indian Royal families. Whenever we get to read about these people, we come across some really interesting facts. Archaeological researchers have also given us some really amazing results.
1. Maharani Indira Devi, wife of Jitendra Narayan, Maharaja of Cooch Behar ordered a hundred pairs of shoes one time. These shoes were made by Italian shoemaker Salvatore Ferragamo, who was one of the most famous designers in the world. Some of the shoes were even diamond studded.
2. According to the reports, Maharani Gayatri Devi of Jaipur was one of the most beautiful women in the Indian royal families. She was very devastated when her husband and son died in tragic deaths.
3. In order to be on the throne, King Ashoka killed his 99 brothers out of 100. He spared one because he made him his deputy king.
4. When Wadiyar dynasty took over the Mysore Empire. They killed the king and queen, who were looking to escape. Eventually, the queen committed suicide and cursed them for having no heir to the throne. In order to atone their mistakes, the Wadiyar dynasty made a statue of the queen and worshipped her for several years. The ritual is still followed.