Tourist Places in Bangalore (Karnataka) – VIDHANA SOUDHA

A building to see and marvel is the Vidhana Soudha; considered to be among the most imposing building of lndia as a whole. It is a mixture of modern and neo-Dravidian architectural style and has been constructed using both granite and present materials like steel, cement, glass etc. The architecture… Continue reading

Tourist Places near Tumkur (Karnataka) – SREE SIDDAGANGA MUTT

Sree Siddaganga Mutt is an ancient ashram, in Tumkur, fostering a continuous line of illustrious “Shiva Yogi Siddapurushas”. The Mutt was established by Sree Gosala Siddeshwara Swamiji in 15th century A.D. Sree Siddaganga Mutt a unique Gurukula providing education to more than 8000 poor children with free food and shelter,… Continue reading

Tourist Places near Bangalore (Karnataka) – DEVARAYANADURGA

Devarayanadurga is a hill station near Tumkur in the state of Karnataka in India, The rocky hills are surrounded by forest and the hilltops are dotted with several temples including the Yoganarasimha and the Bhoqanarasimha temples and an altitude .of 3940 feet. It is also famous for Namada Chilume, a natural spring considered sacred ‘and… Continue reading

Tourist Places near Bangalore (Karnataka) – Venkatappa art gallery and government museum bangalore

Although there are many art galleries crowding the city of Bangalore, one highly recommended as a must-visit is theVenkatappa Art Gallery. This brilliant art gallery is more than capable of satiating even the true art aficionados. The  art  gallery,  which  is  divided  into  two  halls,  has  stone sculptures from the Mathura… Continue reading

Tourist Places near Bangalore (Karnataka) – Bull temple at basavanagudi bangalore

The Bull temple also known as the Nandi Temple is located at the Bull Temple Road in Basavanagudi. It is dedicated to Nandi, the sacred bull and celestial vahana (mount) for Lord Shiva. The temple is itself small and was built using the architecture style of Vijayanagara era during the… Continue reading