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'''Mysore''' is a district in [[Karnataka|Karnataka State]].
  
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==Cities==
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*[[Heggadadevankote]]
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*[[Hunsur]]
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*[[Krishnarajasagara]]
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*[[Mysore]]
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*[[Nanjangud]]
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*[[Narsipur]]
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*[[Piriyapatna]]
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==Other destinations==
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*[[Bylakupee]] - The largest Tibetan settlement outside of [[Tibet]].
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* Stone sculptures at [[Somnathapura]]
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==Understand==
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==Talk==
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==Get in==
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==Get around==
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==See==
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*'''Mysore palace'''
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[[Image:palace(mysore).jpg|thumb|350px|'''Palace, Mysore, 2010.''', Mysore.]]
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*'''Namdroling Monastery''', in [[Bylakupee]], a large Nyingma monastery which contains the '''Golden Temple'''. In the Golden Temple there are three impressive statues of the Buddha.
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*'''Sera Jhe''' (also: Sera Jey) and '''Sera Mey''' monasteries. These monasteries are located in the same complex in [[Bylakupee]], and with a combined population of almost 5,000 monks, it is one of the largest monastic communties of Tibetan Buddhism outside of [[Tibet]].
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===Itineraries===
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Chamundi Hills: About 15 km from Mysore, it is a hill station temple which has Goddess Chamundeswhari as deity. The Nandi - Shiva's mount in mythology - at Chamundi Hills is quite famous in its own right. It is the third largest in the country at 16 by 24 feet and was carved out of a single boulder about three-and-a-half centuries ago.
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Mysore Palace: Magnificient piece of architecture.
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==Do==
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==Eat==
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==Drink==
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==Stay safe==
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==Get out==
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Revision as of 03:33, 20 September 2011

Mysore is a district in Karnataka State.

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Cities

Other destinations

Understand

Talk

Get in

Get around

See

  • Mysore palace
Palace, Mysore, 2010., Mysore.
  • Namdroling Monastery, in Bylakupee, a large Nyingma monastery which contains the Golden Temple. In the Golden Temple there are three impressive statues of the Buddha.
  • Sera Jhe (also: Sera Jey) and Sera Mey monasteries. These monasteries are located in the same complex in Bylakupee, and with a combined population of almost 5,000 monks, it is one of the largest monastic communties of Tibetan Buddhism outside of Tibet.

Itineraries

Chamundi Hills: About 15 km from Mysore, it is a hill station temple which has Goddess Chamundeswhari as deity. The Nandi - Shiva's mount in mythology - at Chamundi Hills is quite famous in its own right. It is the third largest in the country at 16 by 24 feet and was carved out of a single boulder about three-and-a-half centuries ago.

Mysore Palace: Magnificient piece of architecture.

Do

Eat

Drink

Stay safe

Get out

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