Talakaveri … Goddess Kaveri appears in this KAVERI stream | Driving Directions and Route map to Talakaveri from Bhagamandala

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Talakaveri … Goddess Kaveri appears in this KAVERI stream | Driving Directions and Route map to Talakaveri from Bhagamandala Every year ‘Teerdodbhava’ festival is celebrated on the occasion of ‘Tulasankramanam’ in October. Thousand of people participate in this festival. At this time the speed of flow of Kaveri increases. Devotees believe that Goddess Kaveri appears […]

Ghatotkacha was born in Chitradurga-Chitradurga fort attractions

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Chitradurga Fort Chitradurga is situated at a distance of 200 kms from Bangalore in Karnataka. The district is a place for many interesting events. The caves in which early humans lived and the drawings of them are present in this district. According to legends, Lord Sri Rama performed last rites for Jatayu who was killed […]

Bhagamandalam and toursit palced around it| Driving Directions and Road map to Bhagamandlam from Mysore

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Bhagamandalam and toursit palced around it| Driving Directions and Road map to Bhagamandla from Mysore At a distance of 5 kilometers from Madikeri, the road to Mangalore is divided. 30 kms from there there is village ‘Bhagamandala’. For the entire length of the road, eyes are treated with scenic beauty. This place is like ‘Trivenisangamam’. […]

Madikeri fort is built with mud | Driving Directions and road map from Mysore to Madikeri

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Madikeri fort is built with mud | Driving Directions and road map from Mysore to Madikeri The Madikeri fort is built with mud. It was build by King Rajendra II between 1812-14.  Later this was strengthened by Tipu Sultan.  Now the fort houses  municipal office, jail, church, temple, museum, library and  court.  The main attraction […]

Train Timings and schedules, Train Ticket Fare, Distance, Fastest train from Bangalore to Pune

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Train Timings and schedules, Train Ticket Fare, Distance from Bangalore to Pune | Fastest train from Bangalore to Pune Indian railways have allotted 13 number of trains between Bangalore Yesvantpur Junction/YPR  to Pune Junction/PUNE. 2629 relates to Karnataka Sampark Kranti Express which starts at 13:30 in Bangalore Yesvantpur Junction/YPR  and reaches the destination point of […]

How the Kollur Mookambika got that name? | The temple architecture and Mookambika idol details

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How the Kollur Mookambika got that name? | The temple architecture and Mookambika idol details This temple has a history for its origin.  In Kritayugam there was a demon Kamasura in this place.  He did penance to please Lord Shiva.  Goddess Parvathi  made him dumb to prevent him from asking boons.  Later she killed him […]