Tourist Places in Mysore (Karnataka) – Malai mahadeshwar betta mm hills

Male Mahadeshwara Hills (Malai Male Mahadeshwara Betta) is situated about 150 km from Mysore and is a sacred place, with its famous Shiva temple. Mahadeswara, as lord Shiva is called in this place, is, a deity worshipped by one and all in the surrounding places. Amidst dense forest, the temple… Continue reading

Tourist Places near Mysore (Karnataka) – Biligiri Rangaswamy Temple, B R Hills

BR Hills is a group of stand alone hills located near Mysore. They are  a  vital  link  that  help form  a  contiguous  stretch  of  forests between   the   western   gfiat   region   of  Wayanad   and   the Banneraghatta National Park, aiding in movement of wildlife. The hills collectively form part of Biligiri Rangaswamy Wildlife Sanctuary, named… Continue reading

Tourist Places near Mysore (Karnataka) – MELUKOTE

[codepeople-post-map]   Melukote is considered to be one of the most pious religious destinations in Karnataka. Adorned with various religious sites, this temple town is built on a rocky hill that overlooks the Cauvery River. Also known as Thirunarayanapuram,  Melukote has two main temple attractions, a few Kalyanis and Mantapas…. Continue reading

Tourist Places near Mysore (Karnataka) – THRINESHWARASWAMY TEMPLE

The holy site of Trinesvaraswamy Temple in Mysore overlooks the Mysore Palace and is dedicated to Lord Shiva. Legend has it that Lord Shiva instructed a sage to build the holy Lingam there. The Lingam represents the three eyed Shiva. The south entrance of the temple also houses a metallic… Continue reading