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Dasara Cultural Programmes begin
Mysore Dasara 2018, News

Dasara Cultural Programmes begin

Mysuru: Chief Minister H.D. Kumaraswamy has said that the Government will soon take a decision on naming University of Mysore (UoM) after Nalwadi Krishnaraja Wadiyar. He was speaking after inaugurating the Dasara Cultural Programmes in the Palace premises in city yesterday. Recalling the contribution made by the erstwhile Mysuru Maharajas for the welfare of the…

Private Durbar begins
Mysore Dasara 2018, News

Private Durbar begins

Mysuru:  The Khas Durbar or the Private Durbar, an annual feature of the beginning of Dasara Celebrations at the Mysore Palace, began here this morning with the titular head of the royal family Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar ascending the Golden Throne between 11.45 am and 12.02 noon at the magnificent Durbar Hall. The rituals for…

Foreign tourists accorded traditional welcome at Palace
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Foreign tourists accorded traditional welcome at Palace

Mysuru: Members of Janani Trust accorded a traditional welcome to foreign tourists who have come for Dasara at Palace premises here yesterday. The foreign tourists were adorned with the Mysore Peta and were presented a rose and shawl along with Mysorepak, Nanjangud Rasabale, Mysuru Mallige and betel leaves. Turmeric and vermilion were applied to womenfolk…

Preparations at Mysore Palace
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Preparations at Mysore Palace

Mysuru:  Brisk preparations were on at Mysore Palace premises this morning to erect a huge stage to hold cultural programmes. Seating arrangements were also being made for various categories. Private Durbar: Preparations were also on for holding the Private Durbar at the Palace tomorrow. The rituals will commence tomorrow at 4.30 am with ‘Yenne Shastra’…

Palace Durbar Hall getting ready for Navarathri
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Palace Durbar Hall getting ready for Navarathri

The Mysore Palace, which is the centre of attraction during the Navarathri celebrations to be held from Oct.10 to 19, is being decked up for the festivities. The Royal Abode, including the Private Durbar Hall, is being spruced up. Pictures show the workers dusting the ornately gilded columns, stained glass ceilings, chandeliers with fine floral…

Vintage Convoy for Dasara Jumbos
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Vintage Convoy for Dasara Jumbos

Mysuru: Vintage cars of various companies manufactured between 1920s and 1970s, which arrived at Lalitha Mahal Palace in city last evening, made their presence felt by moving around some parts of the city. They were later parked in front of the illuminated Mysore Palace. Dasara jumbos too posed with the 50 vintage beauties and the…

Tourism Day: Cultural evening at Palace
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Tourism Day: Cultural evening at Palace

The Police Band performing in the backdrop of the illuminated Mysore Palace last evening as part of the World Tourism Day cultural programmes organised by the District Administration, Tourism Department, Palace Board, Mysuru Travel Association (MTA) and Mysuru Hoteliers Association.      

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