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Uthradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma passed away

The last ruling monarch of the Kingdom of Travancore, Uthradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma, passed away today at 2.20 am. He was 91 years. Uthradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma was, born on 22 March 1922,  the head of the erstwhile royal family of Travancore and the Padmanabhaswamy temple since 1991. He was the younger brother to the […]

Lantana Flowers en route to Coorg

Lantana locally called Chitrangi is an ever green shrub which blooms in all seasons. It is used as an ornamental flower due to its good looks. Lantana flowers are seen in cluster and flowers in the cluster comes in different hot colours like yellow, orange, red, pink, etc. Other colours of Lantana is also very […]

Mysore Palace is all set for the Dasara 2012 festivities

One of the important preparations to welcome Dasara festival is the illumination work. It includes the illumination of the Mysore Palace as well as the city including the roads leading the Jumbo Savari from the palace to the Bannimantap. For the illumination work, the government has released a pretty sum to make the city more […]

Mysore Dussehra 2012 Road Show pictures

Dussehra Celebrations in Mysore is grant as always.  There was a very colourful procession marking Raitha Dasara from the East gate of Mysore palace to the Kalamindira through Devaraj Urs Road. Raitha Dasara marking  the harvest festival in rural Mysore. The event was launched by the G T Devagowda, the Chairman of Karnataka housing board […]

Pictures of Mysore Dussehra Flower Show 2012

One of the important events held as part of Dussehra in Mysore is the Flower Show. As usual, this year’s flower show is held at the Curson Park near the east gate of the Mysore Palace. Thousands of flowering plants are brought to Mysore to exhibit at the Curson Park. The flower show is a […]

Nayanthara wins the Nandi Awards

Nandi Awards, the award presented by Government of Andhra Pradesh annually, are announced and glamour queen of South India, Nayanthara won the awards for Best Actress. She bagged the award for portraying the Hindu Mythological character, Sita, in the movie Sri Rama Rajyam.   Congratulations!!