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At the beginning of October, after I had gone to #Mysuru to walk awhile with the #BharatJodoYatra, I had pointed out how @RahulGandhi had chosen the difficult path, and by doing so, he had completely stumped the toxic media and propaganda machinery. 1/
It brings a lot of satisfaction today to find people gushing over @ravishndtv saying the same thing from the platform he occupies. #BharatJodoYatra is the difficult path, but it is drawing people out of their homes to connect with a leader who listens to them every day. 2/
The cheap jibes of the WhatsApp factories, the non-stop negativity and cynicism that has been unleashed on our people for so long now, has begun to look more and more ridiculous. #BharatJodoYatra positions love, acceptance, inclusion above hate and division. 3/
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Prime Minister Narendra Modi paying tribute to #MahatmaGandhi on the occasion of his 153rd birthday anniversary, at #RajGhat in New Delhi.

Photos: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar
President of India #DroupadiMurmu paying tribute to #MahatmaGandhi on the occasion of his 153rd birthday anniversary, at #RajGhat in New Delhi.

Photo: Shiv Kumar Pushpakar
UN Secretary-General, Antonio Guterres urged people to shun violence by following #MahatmaGandhi 's principles of #Ahimsa (non-violence) on the occasion of his 153rd birth anniversary.
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🪡@narendramodi will take part in the International Yoga Day show in #Mysore on June 21.

In a nation that buys ‘The Daily Spectacle’, this is just another dot in @PMOIndia’s diary.

But what goes into an event like this—for hashtags to trend for a few hours on Tuesday? #YogaDay
2️⃣ Modi doing #Yoga in #Mysuru is a big deal.

All three great gurus of the 20th century—T.Krishnamacharya, B.K.S. Iyengar, K. Pattabhi Jois—grew under the patronage of the Maharajas of Mysore.

UN designated June 21 as #InternationalDayofYoga only after Modi became PM in 2014.
3️⃣ Still, a one-hour show led by the PM at Mysore Palace takes some doing.

Coverage in Mysore’s local dailies #StarOfMysore and #Andolana gives a glimpse of what goes on behind the scenes.

It is a sobering lesson of how a partipatory democracy can be a made-for-TV spectacle.
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#Thread on Hyder Ali's legacy of Hindu persecution policy.

As people begin to grasp Tipu Sultan's anti-Hindu policies, this thread will make it evident that they were put in force by his father, Hyder Ali too.

#TipuSultan #HyderAli #Mysuru #Mysore #Hindutva #History
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Hyder Ali didn’t spare even girls of 4-5 years old, who were purchased on account of beauty to train them in music, dance and to give pleasure.
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1763: Hyder Ali fought with Rani of Bednur, Rani Virammaji. When people of Bednur heard about his attack, they fled to jungle. Hyder systematically looted Bednur. His loot was estimated 12 mn sterling.

Later he imprisoned the Rani.
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Remembering #Mysuru Maharaja Sri #NalvadiKrishnarajaWadiyar on his Birth Anniversary...🙂🙏
A thread on his achievements...👍
1. Krishnaraja Sagar Dam
2. Establishment of Maharani College, Bangalore
3. NIMHANS Hospital, Bangalore
4. Minto Hospital, Bangalore
5. K. R. Market, Bangalore
6. Banaras Hindu College, co-founder
7. Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore
8. Shivanasamudra Hydroelectric Project
9. Vanivilasa Dam, Chitradurga
10. Establishment of State Bank of Mysore.
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Melukote Cheluvanarayana Swamy, worshiped by the great Sri Ramanujacharya also known as Thirunarayanapura built on rocky hills Yadugiri overlooking Cauvery valley #Mysuru

The temple has a no of beautifully carved pillars is praised as Badarinath of South India.
@BharatTemples_ ImageImageImage
ಚೆಲುವ ನಾರಾಯಣ ಸ್ವಾಮಿ ಮೇಲುಕೋಟೆ
ನಾಲ್ಕು ಯುಗ ದಿಂದ ಪೂಜಿಸಲ್ಪಡುತ್ತಿರುವ ರಾಮ ಪ್ರಿಯ ವಿಗ್ರಹ ಶ್ರೀ ಚೆಲುವ ರಾಯ.
#ಮಂಡ್ಯ #ಮೈಸೂರು

Melkote Cheluvanarayana Temple.
The intricate lattice work on the Ornately carved Pillar is awesome.
#Karnataka #temples
@AlpaChauhan_ @punarutthana
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Melukote is one of d holy sacred pilgrimages is home to Academy of Sanskrit Research, which's collected thousands of #Vedic #Sanskrit manuscripts.

Cheluvanaraya Swamy idol- Dakshina Badri, established by Sri Ramanujacharya as Legends Lord Krishna, Balarama've worshipped PC: Wiki ImageImage
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#IndependenceDayIndia2020 I formally bring my 2-bit Volunteering efforts in #IndiaFightsCorona to a close, thanking each one who were part of this challenging but made easy by wonderful co-passengers of various programs during this journey.
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#IndiaFightsCorona Firstly a big thanks to the #Karnataka State leadership under @BSYBJP for their unwavering faith and trust by empowering Common citizens to drive & Deliver elements of the Citizen Participation program, immaculately conceived by @Captain_Mani72
#IndiaFightsCorona BTW! I am moving after this long journey that began on March 4th 2020 as I am switching my jobs and need a break before starting with new org. Thank my organisation for their support to me & also for contribution to the battle. They want to remain unnamed
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Vani Vilasa Sagara Dam - Beautiful reservior & an Engineering marvel of 19th C.E (1897-1907) resembles Indian map.
Built across Vedavathi river, one of oldest dam in Karnataka by Maharaja of #Mysuru Sri Krishnaraja Wodeyar IV. ನಾಲ್ವಡಿ ಕೃಷ್ಣರಾಜ ಒಡೆಯರು ✨

#ಮಾರಿಕಣಿವೆ #Chitradurga ImageImageImage
ವಾಣಿ ವಿಲಾಸ ಸಾಗರದ ಮೂಲ ಕಾರಣಾರ್ಥಿ ರಾಣಿ ಕೆಂಪಮ್ಮಣ್ಣಿ
The project was initiated by Queen Maharani Kempa Nanjammani is known for her exemplary social works.
The royals of Mysuru had to pledge royal jewellery due to shortage of money shows the concern & responsibility towards society. ImageImage
Pc: Spoorthi G, dr_raju
Source: Wiki,
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Most Famous Temples of Lord Shiva in #Karnataka
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Mahabaleshwar #Gokarna Murdeshwar #Bhatkal ಉ.#ಕನ್ನಡ
Manjunatha Swamy #Dharmasthala
Srikanteshwara #Nanjangud
Kotilingeshwara #Kolar
Mahadeva is one of the principal deities of Hinduism.

Har Har Mahadev I ಹರ ಹರ ಮಹಾದೇವ I 🙏 ImageImageImageImage
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Today's Ekadashi, Shukla paksha of the Hindu month of Ashadha.
Lord Vishnu falls asleep in Ksheersagar on Shesha naga, thus the day is also called as Dev-Shayani Ekadashi.

l Sri Ranganathaswamy stone carving at Srirangapatna temple l #Mysuru #Karnataka
ರಂಗನಾಥ ಸ್ವಾಮಿ ದೇವಸ್ಥಾನ, ಶ್ರೀರಂಗಪಟ್ಟಣ #mandya

A very interesting fact about the Ranganathaswamy temples of Adi Ranga in Srirangapatna, Madhya Ranga in Shimsha and Antya Ranga in Srirangam (TN), the idols on all these three temples where established on the same day and same time.
Srirangapatna Ranganathaswami temple built in 894 AD is an abode to Sri Maha Vishnu here is in a reclining position, resting over the coils of Adi Seshu with the Goddess in His chest. sage Gautama and Goddess Cauvery are enshrined at the holy feet of the Lord.

Cc:Temple connect
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Mysore I City of Palace I Karnataka

Amba Vilas Palace a magnificent edifice, an incredibly breath-taking example of Indo - Saracenic style of #architecture built in 1912, The Wodeyar Dynasty, is counted amongst one of the biggest palaces in the country!

#MyBeautifulIndia ಮೈಸೂರು ImageImageImage
The palace used to be d official residence of the Wodeyar Dynasty, Rulers of #Mysuru 1399 -1950.

Historic Durbar Hall of the palace has an ornate ceiling & sculpted pillars,offers wonderful view of the Chamundi Hills.

#ಕರ್ನಾಟಕ ಸಾಂಸ್ಕೃತಿಕ ರಾಜಧಾನಿ #ಮೈಸೂರು ಎಂದರೆ ವೈಭವ ವೈವಿದ್ಯತೆ. ImageImageImageImage
Pc: #ಮೈಸೂರು ಪರಂಪರೆ
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🔹 Srikanteshwara temple 🔹

Nanjangud, Mysore is also called as
"Dakshina Kashi" lies on the banks of the river Kapila (Kabini).

ನಂಜನಗೂಡು I ಮೈಸೂರು I Karnataka Image
'ಸೋಜುಗಾದ ಸೂಜಿ ಮಲ್ಲಿಗೆ...
ಮಾದೇವ ನಿಮ್ಮ ಮಂಡೆ ಮೇಲೆ ದುಂಡು ಮಲ್ಲಿಗೆ..'

ನಮ್ಮ ಕನ್ನಡ ಜಾನಪದ ಹಾಡಿಗೆ ಸೊಬಗು ತಂದ ಅನನ್ಯ ಭಟ್ ರ ಭಾವಪೂರ್ಣ ಕಂಠ ಸಿರಿ ! 🙏
Who else addicted to this song..?
A soulful rendition of a Kannada folk song by @Ananyabhat14 on Mahashivaratri 2020 @ ISHA
Devine and eternal peace.. Nanjundeshwara temple.

Abode of Lord Shiva who swallowed Poison to save earth. Parashurama worshipped here for Paapa Vimochana..Har Har Mahadev 🙏

ದಕ್ಷಿಣ ಕಾಶಿ ಶ್ರೀಕಂಠೇಶ್ವರ ದೇವಾಲಯ..ಹರ ಹರ ಮಹಾದೇವ. #ನಂಜನಗೂಡು #Mysuru l Karnataka ImageImage
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Mahishasura Mardini – Chamundeshwari I Mysuru I

Goddess 'DURGA’ the fierce form of SHAKTI, Fought Mahishasura over a period of Fifteen days, he kept changing his shape and mislead. Finally when transformed into a Buffalo, stabbed him with her TRIDENT, that was the end of Demon! ImageImage
Ashada Masa is an auspicious Hindu month specially for Devi aradhane devotees consider the Goddess as their daughter and offer sarees & special pooja essentials on ashada fridays.

ಆಷಾಢ ಶುಕ್ರವಾರ ನಾಡ ಅಧಿದೇವತೆ ಶ್ರೀ ಚಾಮುಂಡೇಶ್ವರಿ ಅಮ್ಮನವರು 🙏
#mysore #mysuru #Karnataka
#chamundihills ImageImage
ತಾಯಿ ಚಾಮುಂಡಿ ವರ್ಧಂತಿ ಮಹೋತ್ಸವದ ಶುಭಾಶಯ ಗಳು l
ತಾಯಿ ಎಲ್ಲರಿಗೂ ಒಳ್ಳೇದು ಮಾಡಲಿ 🙏
#ChamundiHills #ಮೈಸೂರು #mysore #Mysuru Image
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Krishnarajasagara dam water levels in 3D (exaggerated relief)

Reservoir was full till Nov-19 due to 2019 floods. After that, water level has fallen n currently has 33% of it's live capacity but it's still 2x more than last year summer!

#Cauvery #Mysuru #KRS
@KarnatakaSNDMC
Created with the help of @CopernicusEU satellite data (for creating elevation within reservoir), ground observations, SRTM (for area outside reservoir), KSNDMC reservoir monitoring data.
Same date last year: Image
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