Tipu Sultan

Openbill Stork

Ranganthittu Bird Sanctuary

Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary is located close to Mysore.


Mysore Pak

Mysore Pak or Mysorepa, sometimes it is called, is a sweet dish of Karnataka, believed to be first created in the kitchens of the Mysore Palace.It seems this was made out of curious experiments by an erstwhile cook of the palace , and it became a sudden hit among the royal folks.


Mysore region is one of the fertile and well irrigated area in this part of the country

How to reach Balmuri and Edmuri?

Both Balmuri and Yedamuri falls (Edmuri) falls are located adjacent to each other.They make great excursion points from Mysore.


Ganesha Shrine

This shrine dedicated to Ganesha is attached to the Mysore Palace building serves as a private shrine to the Wodeyar family.  According to legends, this shrine was saved when the whole of the palace was destroyed in a fire in 1897.Later when the palace was rebuilt in the present form, the Ganesha shrine got integrated to the palace ...


“Mysore Style”

Traditionally in India Yoga is taught on a one to one basis, that is the teacher instructs and monitors each students specifically. This is in contrast with the more westernized style of instructing, where the teacher instructs the class as a whole.

Urban Wildlife in Mysore

Yes.You read it right - urban wildlife in Mysore!


Mysore City Map

Mysore City Map showing the main roads and the outer Ring Road that encircles the city.Note the location of Chamundi Hills on the southeast quarter of the map.