Bundi Palace is just below the Fort. It is one of the purest examples of Rajput architecture. Rao Raja Umed Singh or Shriji (1739-1770), the saintly ruler of Bundi, is considered amongst the greatest rulers of Bund. Considered to be a saint, philosopher and a brave warrior. He created the Chitrashala or the Bundi School of Paintings in 1739. He is worshiped to this day by the people of Bundi.