Vyas Chhatri is the cenotaph of Sage Vyas, the author of the Hindu epic
, the longest scripture in the world with about 300,000 verses. He dictated the Mahabharata to Ganesh
, the god with an elephant head. The place is also known as Sunset Point as it gives a wonderful view of picturesque Jaisalmer
Jaisalmer is connected by rail with Jodhpur (326 km), which in turn is connected with major cities and towns in India.