Immortally & Ornately Blessed

Having friends who are proud of their birth land is a blessing for wanderers. This is what the inside dome of Somnathpur  in Mysore looks like. The last major temple of Hoysala dynasty,  it was constructed in 1268 A.D. in the reign of King Narsimha III by his army general Somnatha. Hence, this Kesava temple…

Palace Of Dreams

The Mysore palace is the main attraction in the rather quiet city of Karnataka. The princely state is named after the Demon King Mahishasur, who was killed by Chamundeshwari Devi. You can read a brief history of Mysore here. Until then, enjoy a few of my clicks with special effects.