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Dasara 2019 from Sept.29 to Oct.8
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Dasara 2019 from Sept.29 to Oct.8

June 9, 2019

Mysuru: With Dasara procession (Jumboo Savari) scheduled to take place on Oct.8 this year, the District Administration is all set to start preparations for the world famous event from the first week of July. The ten-day Dasara event this year (2019) will commence on Sept.29 with the performance of puja at Sri Chamundeshwari Temple atop…

Suspended Vijayadashami held at Mysore Palace
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Suspended Vijayadashami held at Mysore Palace

October 22, 2018

Mysuru: This is the first time in over 400- year history of Wadiyar dynasty that Vijayadashami was celebrated three days after the ten-day Dasara celebrations ended. The unexpected circumstances arose following the death of two royal family members on Vijayadashami Day (Oct.19). Even as the news of the passing away of Puttarathnammanni (98), mother of…

Vijayadashami at Mysore Palace on Oct.22
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Vijayadashami at Mysore Palace on Oct.22

October 20, 2018

The Vijayadashami celebrations, which were to be held yesterday at the Mysore Palace by the royal family, were postponed following the death of two of their members on the same day. Now, the celebrations will be held on Oct.22 that will include all the rituals. Pramoda Devi Wadiyar, speaking to Star of Mysore here this…

Rain gives break for Vijayadashami
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Rain gives break for Vijayadashami

October 1, 2017

Mysuru: The heavy rains which pounded the city for most of the week, however gave a break for yesterday’s Jumboo Savari procession, much to the delight of thousands of people who had gathered along the 5km procession route. Although the clouds loomed large over the city since morning, it scattered for sometime giving a huge…

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