Tag: Chamundi Hill

Seer climbs Hill, MLA cleans Hill steps
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Seer climbs Hill, MLA cleans Hill steps

Sri Datta Vijayananda Teertha Swamiji, the junior Pontiff of Sri Ganapathy Sachchidananda Ashrama, who annually climbs the 1001 steps leading to Chamundi Hill Temple as part of Ashada Masa, undertook Hill climbing this morning. He was accompanied by a large number of devotees. Picture below shows K.R. Constituency MLA S.A. Ramdas launching the step cleaning…

No more jolly ride on Chamundi Hill Road
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No more jolly ride on Chamundi Hill Road

Mysuru: – Following the death of two youngsters atop the Chamundi Hill last week in a hit-and-run accident, the District Administration and the Police have banned jolly rides on the Hill Road.  The ban has been enforced since the last three days and the number of youngsters, who come to the Hill on fun trips,…

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…

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