Mysore was the political capital of the Wodeyar dynasty which ruled the state of Karnataka nearly 150 years till the independence of the country which got free from the British. These kings had a great art and culture and Mysore was the cultural capital of the south under the rule of the Wodeyars. The Wodeyars are so powerful kings Built Chamundi temple which is famous in mysore. They built mysore palace with good engineering bricks. The bricks are very strong in those olden days.
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The Wodeyars made the Dasara festival an event. To showcase the rich culture and heritage of the town. Even to this date this celebration of the Dasara which is a 10 day celebration during the month of September / October is a spectacular event to watch. Wodeyars sit on the thrown by climbing step of gems. Each Thron steps are made up of Different Gems that showcase Royal life of Wodeyars dyansty.
These Thron steps are made up of costly Gems Represents 9 planet stones according to the Hindu mythology. Mysore is a city of palaces, gardens, shady avenues and sacred temples. It’s a calm city without more pollution comparing to other cities in Karnataka.