‘Mysore Dasara (2nd October - 11th October 2016)’ - The 10 day long traditional festival dedicated to Goddess Chamundeshwari.   The main attraction of the ten-day Mysore Dasara festival is the Mysore Palace which is illuminated daily with nearly 100,000 light bulbs from 7 pm to 10 pm on all days of the #festival. Nearly 10 million is spent towards maintenance of its #illumination alone every year. #MysorePalace #MysoreDasara #festivalsinIndia #festiveseason #travelling #travel #India #Mysore

‘Mysore Dasara (2nd October - 11th October 2016)’ - The 10 day long traditional festival dedicated to Goddess Chamundeshwari. The main attraction of the ten-day Mysore Dasara festival is the Mysore Palace which is illuminated daily with nearly 100,000 light bulbs from 7 pm to 10 pm on all days of the #festival. Nearly 10 million is spent towards maintenance of its #illumination alone every year. #MysorePalace #MysoreDasara #festivalsinIndia #festiveseason #travelling #travel #India #Mysore

In Mysore, India, the Vijayadashami Elephant procession during Mysore Dasara is called Jumbo Savari ("going to the Shami (Banni) tree"). #MysoreDasara #Mysore #festivalseason #festiveseason #Mysore #Karnataka #Dasara #festivalsinIndia #travelIndia #TravelinIndia #India

In Mysore, India, the Vijayadashami Elephant procession during Mysore Dasara is called Jumbo Savari ("going to the Shami (Banni) tree"). #MysoreDasara #Mysore #festivalseason #festiveseason #Mysore #Karnataka #Dasara #festivalsinIndia #travelIndia #TravelinIndia #India

On Vijayadashami, the traditional #Dasara procession (locally known as #Jumboo Savari) is held on the streets of #Mysore city. The main #attraction of this procession is the idol of the Goddess Chamundeshwari which is placed on a golden mantapa (which is around 750 kilograms of gold) on the top of a decorated #elephant. #MysoreDasara #festivalsinIndia #festiveseason #travelIndia

On Vijayadashami, the traditional #Dasara procession (locally known as #Jumboo Savari) is held on the streets of #Mysore city. The main #attraction of this procession is the idol of the Goddess Chamundeshwari which is placed on a golden mantapa (which is around 750 kilograms of gold) on the top of a decorated #elephant. #MysoreDasara #festivalsinIndia #festiveseason #travelIndia

The Dasara festivities began with the #Vijayanagar kings as early as the 15th Century. The city of Mysore has a long #tradition of #celebrating the Dasara festival with utter grandeur and pomp. The #Dasara #festival completed 400th anniversary in year 2010.   #MysoreDasara #Mysore #Karnataka #travelIndia #travellingIndia #travellinginIndia #festivalsinIndia #festivalseason #festiveseason #historyofIndia #cultureofIndia #India

The Dasara festivities began with the #Vijayanagar kings as early as the 15th Century. The city of Mysore has a long #tradition of #celebrating the Dasara festival with utter grandeur and pomp. The #Dasara #festival completed 400th anniversary in year 2010. #MysoreDasara #Mysore #Karnataka #travelIndia #travellingIndia #travellinginIndia #festivalsinIndia #festivalseason #festiveseason #historyofIndia #cultureofIndia #India

#Mysore #Sand Art Museum. #boutindia #travel #Tourindia #heritageofindia #cultureofindia #keeptraveling #keepexploring #Karnataka

#Mysore #Sand Art Museum. #boutindia #travel #Tourindia #heritageofindia #cultureofindia #keeptraveling #keepexploring #Karnataka

Explore ‪#‎Mysore‬, ‪#‎Karnataka‬! Spread over 13500 square feet, this ‪#‎museum‬ exhibits 150 pieces of ‪#‎sand‬ ‪#‎sculptures‬. The prominent ‪#‎themes‬ are ‪#‎heritage‬ of Mysore, ‪#‎wildlife‬ and scenes from epics of major ‪#‎religions‬ of the ‪#‎world‬. Right at the entrance is a giant 15 feet tall ‪#‎statue‬ of ‪#‎Ganesha‬. Other prominent works are those of the erstwhile King of Mysore, ‪#‎Chamundeswari‬ Devi, Arjun and Krishna in chariot, wild ‪#‎animals‬ and ‪#‎ancient‬ ‪#‎Egypt‬.

Explore ‪#‎Mysore‬, ‪#‎Karnataka‬! Spread over 13500 square feet, this ‪#‎museum‬ exhibits 150 pieces of ‪#‎sand‬ ‪#‎sculptures‬. The prominent ‪#‎themes‬ are ‪#‎heritage‬ of Mysore, ‪#‎wildlife‬ and scenes from epics of major ‪#‎religions‬ of the ‪#‎world‬. Right at the entrance is a giant 15 feet tall ‪#‎statue‬ of ‪#‎Ganesha‬. Other prominent works are those of the erstwhile King of Mysore, ‪#‎Chamundeswari‬ Devi, Arjun and Krishna in chariot, wild ‪#‎animals‬ and ‪#‎ancient‬ ‪#‎Egypt‬.

The Chamundeshwari Temple, located on the top of Chamundi Hills, Mysore, Karnataka, India. According to Hindu Mythology - The temple was named after Chamundeshwari or Durga, the fierce form of Shakti, a tutelary deity held in reverence for centuries by Mysore Maharajas. #boutindia #templetours #religioustours #travel #exploreindia #Mysore #Karnataka

The Chamundeshwari Temple, located on the top of Chamundi Hills, Mysore, Karnataka, India. According to Hindu Mythology - The temple was named after Chamundeshwari or Durga, the fierce form of Shakti, a tutelary deity held in reverence for centuries by Mysore Maharajas. #boutindia #templetours #religioustours #travel #exploreindia #Mysore #Karnataka

At a park in Mysore, Karnataka. #boutindia #travel #incredibleindia #mysore #karnataka #India #keeptraveling #keepexploring

At a park in Mysore, Karnataka. #boutindia #travel #incredibleindia #mysore #karnataka #India #keeptraveling #keepexploring

Brindavan Garden - about 20km from Mysore, is visited by close to 2 million tourists per year. The garden is one of the major attractions of Srirangapatna. The main attraction of the park is the musical fountain in which bursts of water are synchronized to the music of songs.  #Brindavan #Garden #Mysore #Srirangapatna #Park #Musical #Fountain #Water #Songs

Brindavan Garden - about 20km from Mysore, is visited by close to 2 million tourists per year. The garden is one of the major attractions of Srirangapatna. The main attraction of the park is the musical fountain in which bursts of water are synchronized to the music of songs. #Brindavan #Garden #Mysore #Srirangapatna #Park #Musical #Fountain #Water #Songs

The majestic Mysore Palace in all its grandeur! Located in the heart of the city, Mysore Palace is one of the most visited monuments in India. The original palace built of wood, got burnt down in 1897, during the wedding of Jayalakshammanni, the eldest daughter of Chamaraja Wodeyar and was rebuilt in 1912.  #MysorePalace #Mysore #India #Jayalakshammanni #ChamarajaWodeyar

The majestic Mysore Palace in all its grandeur! Located in the heart of the city, Mysore Palace is one of the most visited monuments in India. The original palace built of wood, got burnt down in 1897, during the wedding of Jayalakshammanni, the eldest daughter of Chamaraja Wodeyar and was rebuilt in 1912. #MysorePalace #Mysore #India #Jayalakshammanni #ChamarajaWodeyar

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