Tag: Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar

Shed colonial baggage to practice Indianness
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Shed colonial baggage to practice Indianness

November 28, 2021

Author Sai Deepak argues how colonial mindset continues to impact decolonised independent societies Mysore/Mysuru: “Colonisation of the Indian landscape may have been reversed but the minds continue to be possessed and ultimately handicapped by a historical narrative that the outsider set for us. The difference between coloniality and post-coloniality is that while coloniality has unconsciously…

Hundreds take part in marathon after 2 years
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Hundreds take part in marathon after 2 years

November 14, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Amidst cold weather with drizzle, over 1,800 runners celebrated running on streets of the city this morning as they took part in the Celebration Mysore Marathon, which was organised after a gap of two years due to COVID restrictions and also due to the spreading pandemic. As part of Celebration Run Series, Life is…

Mysuru Literature Festival 2021: Finest people are shying away from politics: Jeffrey Archer
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Mysuru Literature Festival 2021: Finest people are shying away from politics: Jeffrey Archer

October 28, 2021

‘R.K. Narayan, Somerset Maugham, O. Henry and Guy de Maupassant inspired me’ Mysore/Mysuru: Long-time best-selling author, master story-teller and former politician Jeffrey Howard Archer has said that these days not many good people are entering politics and politics is reduced to criticising each other without any good work being done. “While the world needs better…

Mysuru has potential to be India’s start-up hub
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Mysuru has potential to be India’s start-up hub

October 25, 2021

‘The Big Tech Show’ launched in city; speakers invite MNCs to set up base Beyond Bengaluru Mysore/Mysuru: With the upcoming Bengaluru Tech Summit 2021, Government of Karnataka and Karnataka Digital Economy Mission under Beyond Bengaluru initiative launched ‘The Big Tech Show’ at Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel in city this morning. The programme is aimed at…

Royal family members witness Chamundeshwari Rathotsava
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Royal family members witness Chamundeshwari Rathotsava

October 19, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Amidst clear morning skies and ban on devotees due to COVID pandemic, the famous Chamundeshwari Rathotsava was held atop Chamundi Hill this morning in a simple yet traditional manner. Due to COVID-19 crisis, the Deputy Commissioner had banned entry of devotees to the Hill Temple both by road and footsteps during the Rathotsava as…

India’s tallest Lord Subramanyeshwara Swamy statue to be installed at Gattevadi near Nanjangud
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India’s tallest Lord Subramanyeshwara Swamy statue to be installed at Gattevadi near Nanjangud

October 19, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Plans have materialised to install India’s tallest Lord Subramanyeshwara statue (54-ft) at Gattevadi village under Doddakavalande hobli in Nanjangud taluk. The 18-ft statue of the Snake God will be placed on a 36-ft stone pedestal and the initiative has been taken by Thapobhoomi Trust. Yesterday, the black stone 18-ft statue arrived in Mysuru on…

Yaduveer inaugurates forest and wildlife organisation
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Yaduveer inaugurates forest and wildlife organisation

October 17, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: Attributing the dwindling of forests to growth in human population, titular head of erstwhile Mysuru Royal Family Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar said that Conservation of Wildlife and Forests is important for maintaining the balance of nature. He was speaking after inaugurating People for Forest and Wildlife Conservation of Karnataka (PFWCK) organisation at Rani Bahadur…

Yaduveer Wadiyar performs Banni Puja
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Yaduveer Wadiyar performs Banni Puja

October 16, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: In the wake of ‘Jumboo Savari,’ titular head of erstwhile Mysuru Royal family Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar performed the customary ‘Vijaya Yatre’ and ‘Banni Puja’ in the Palace premises yesterday. Yaduver began the day by performing ‘Uttara Puja’ at the Palace’s Kalyana Mantapa in the auspicious Tula Lagna between 6.13 am and 6.22 am….

Saraswathi Puja at Palace
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Saraswathi Puja at Palace

October 12, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: As part of Navarathri, Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar performed special pujas to Goddess Saraswathi at Mysore Palace this morning amidst chanting of vedic hymns by Palace Priests. According to scholars, the beginning of ‘Saraswathi Puja’ at the time of Navarathri is known as Saraswathi Avahan. The literal meaning of Avahan is the invocation of…

Private Durbar begins at Mysore Palace
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Private Durbar begins at Mysore Palace

October 7, 2021

Mysore/Mysuru: The Khas Durbar (Private Durbar), which marks the beginning of Dasara festivities, began this morning at Mysore Palace with the titular head of Mysore royal family Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar ascending the Golden Throne between 11.45 am and 12.15 pm at the magnificent Durbar Hall. The rituals began as early as 4.30 am with…

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