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Mysore Race Club lease renewed for 30 years
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Mysore Race Club lease renewed for 30 years

Mysuru: After years of uncertainty and controversies, the State Government has finally renewed the lease of Mysore Race Club for 30 years. This was informed to Star of Mysore by the President of Leasing Committee of MRC and Steward L. Vivekananda.  Vivekananda said that the Government has renewed the lease for 30 years after hectic…

All set for Yoga Day at Mysore Race Club
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All set for Yoga Day at Mysore Race Club

Mysuru: The city is all set for the fifth edition of International Yoga Day as the sprawling Mysore Race Club (MRC) premises is getting ready to welcome yoga enthusiasts in huge numbers to the event organised by District Administration, MCC, Department of Tourism and Yoga Federation of Mysore. There are 100 blocks being set up…

Over 5,000 yoga enthusiasts rehearse at Race Course
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Over 5,000 yoga enthusiasts rehearse at Race Course

Poor response to final yoga rehearsal Mysuru: The final rehearsal for the fifth International Day of Yoga (IDY), organised by the District Administration, Department of AYUSH and various Yoga Schools and organisations, was held from 6.15 am to 7 am at Mysore Race Course premises in city this morning with just over 5,000 yoga enthusiasts…

Bend it like YOGI
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Bend it like YOGI

Derived from the Sanskrit word ‘Yuji’ meaning yoke or union, Yoga is an ancient practice that brings together mind and body. Every year, since 2015, June 21 is being celebrated as International Day of Yoga across the world, thanks to our Prime Minister Narendra Modi. In India, there is a sort of competition among cities…

Mysore Summer Races-2019 from tomorrow
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Mysore Summer Races-2019 from tomorrow

The Mysore Summer Races-2019 with 12 days of racing will commence from tomorrow (May 22) and conclude on Aug.7. STAKES AND CUPS: Rs.3,22,50,000 in stakes and Rs.4,20,000 in cups, aggregating to Rs.3,26,70,000. RACING: About 400 horses are expected to participate during this season. The following Trainers have been licensed by Mysore Race Club (MRC) Limited…

Winter Races re-scheduled
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Winter Races re-scheduled

The seventh day of the ongoing Mysore Winter Races 2018-19 programmed for Jan.2, 2019 has been re-scheduled and will be conducted on Jan.4, according to a release from Mysore Race Club (MRC) Ltd.

‘Subah Ka Tara’ wins Star of Mysore Trophy
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‘Subah Ka Tara’ wins Star of Mysore Trophy

Star of Mysore Managing Editor Vikram Muthanna is seen presenting The Star of Mysore Trophy to Gautam Aggarwal, one of the owners of ‘Subah Ka Tara,’ which won the event in the 7th day of Mysore Races held at MRC on Sept.12. The winning horse, jointly owned by Rajan Aggarwal, Gautam Aggarwal, Gautam Sengupta and…

A Trojan Horse called Botanical Garden
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A Trojan Horse called Botanical Garden

Mysore Race Course (MRC) is a very important and unique heritage institution of Mysuru city. How many cities in our country can boast of a Race Course? It would be highly myopic to perceive horse-racing purely from the point of view of betting or as a wager or a social evil. Wherever racing is practiced,…

MRC Stables: Minister extends deadline by three months
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MRC Stables: Minister extends deadline by three months

Mysuru: Following the deadline given to Mysore Race Course (MRC) authorities to clear all illegal structures coming to an end yesterday, Tourism and Sericulture Minister S.R. Mahesh, inspected the MRC premises this morning to know if his directives were met. During his inspection, the Minister found many illegal structures such as temporary shelters built for…

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