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Munching  Monkey
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Munching Monkey

While devotees thronged the Chamundeshwari temple atop Chamundi Hill to pay their obeisance to the deity on the last day of the three-day Kumbhabhisheka, a monkey was seen munching sugarcane at one of the stalls on hilltop. Photo By M.N. Lakshminarayana Yadav

Kumbhabhisheka atop Chamundi Hill
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Kumbhabhisheka atop Chamundi Hill

Mysuru; Thousands of devotees thronged the Chamundeshwari temple atop Chamundi Hill this morning to pay their obeisance to the deity on the last day of the three-day Kumbhabhisheka, marking the renovation of Rajagopura, Vimana Gopura and Dhwaja Sthambha of  the hill temple. About 70 sculptors and other skilled workers from Tamil Nadu had been working…

New attraction opposite Nandi
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New attraction opposite Nandi

Even as the Forest Department has banned entry of tourists to this restricted area opposite Nandi statue atop Chamundi Hill,  a photographer with a business acumen has placed a soft toy tiger on the steps leading to the restricted area to make some quick buck. He takes instant photos of tourists for a sum and…

Progressive thinkers to pray for secularism atop Chamundi Hill tomorrow
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Progressive thinkers to pray for secularism atop Chamundi Hill tomorrow

Mysuru: In a bid to mobilise support for strengthening secular forces, progressive thinkers of the city will offer prayers near Mahishasura statue atop Chamundi Hill at 11 am tomorrow (June 10) according to University of Mysore faculty Prof. Mahesh Chandra Guru. The programme is organised under the aegis of Forum of Secular Organisations with the…

Chamundi Hill steps turns into waterfall
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Chamundi Hill steps turns into waterfall

Mysuru: It was one of the most pleasing and visually delightful sight for the nature-lovers, that too on the World Environment Day yesterday at the Chamundi Hill steps. The cascading sound of the water flowing down the one thousand steps that lead to the temple atop Chamundi Hill was music to the ears of the…

Greening Chamundi Hill
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Greening Chamundi Hill

By Dr. K.A. Kushalapa Mysureans are fortunate to have a large area of (4,000 hectares) Reserve Forest within the city limits with a variety of plants and trees providing shelter to many birds, animals and even fish in downstream lakes. The temperature of the city is also 3 to 5 degree centigrade less than compared…

Kalyani atop Chamundi Hill gets a new look
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Kalyani atop Chamundi Hill gets a new look

Mysuru:  Thanks to the effort of members of Yuva Brigade, Swachanda Mysore and other volunteers, the Kalyani near Devikere atop Chamundi Hill is all set to sport a new and clean look  to attract tourists. About 50 members of Yuva Brigade, supported by volunteers embarked upon the elephantine task of cleaning the Kalyani this morning….

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