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Prize-winning cultural troupes in Jumboo Savari
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Prize-winning cultural troupes in Jumboo Savari

Mysuru:  The names of the prize-winning cultural troupes which took part in the Jumboo Savari on Oct.19 in city has been announced. The first prize of Rs.15,000 is won by M.N. Anand-led Shalivahana Garudigombe and Keelukudure Kala Sangha of  Manchandahalli in Kolar district for presenting Garudigombe, Chilipiligombe and Keelukudure. The second prize of Rs.10,000 is…

Razzmatazz of Colour, pageantry mark 409th Dasara
Mysore Dasara 2018, News

Razzmatazz of Colour, pageantry mark 409th Dasara

Mysuru:  It was a rare feast as the magnificent cultural extravaganza unfolded at the Mysore Palace here yesterday signalling the culmination of the 10-day Dasara festivities, known for its grandeur and impressive ‘Jumboo Savari’ with elephant ‘Arjuna’ carrying 750-kg Golden Howdah (Ambari) marching majestically to Bannimantap, about 4.5 kms, where Torch Light Parade was held…

Elephantine Make-up
Feature Articles, Mysore Dasara 2018

Elephantine Make-up

By M.T. Yogesh Kumar The Nada Habba (Dasara) celebrations is a vibrant assortment of cultural events and procession, but it is truly incomplete without the majestic Jumboo Savari. For the last fifteen years, Hunsur-based make-up artist and art teacher, Nagalingappa Chandrappa Badiger has been embellishing all the 12 elephants that take part in Mysuru’s famous…

Jumboo Savari rehearsal held
Mysore Dasara 2018, News

Jumboo Savari rehearsal held

Mysuru:  The first rehearsal of Jumboo Savari inauguration was held at the Palace premises here this morning. The rehearsal was performed by a team of Forest officials in the presence of Dasara elephants including Howdah-elephant, Nishane and Kumki elephants. All the 24 Horses, Camels, Police Band, DAR troops, Home Guards, Police cavalry took part. A…

Dasara Cultural Procession on Oct. 14: Torchlight Parade rehearsal on Oct. 18
Mysore Dasara 2018, News

Dasara Cultural Procession on Oct. 14: Torchlight Parade rehearsal on Oct. 18

Mysuru: The Mysuru City Police, who have made foolproof security arrangements for the smooth conduct of Dasara festivities including the grand finale ‘Jumboo Savari,’ will also be providing the same security for the Dasara Cultural Procession to be held on Oct. 14 which will be conducted by the Dasara Procession and Torchlight Parade Committee. Addressing…

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