Photo Essay: Mysore Palace



Enter the Mysore Palace from the right side entrance. On a clear day, there is no limit to the bright charm of the beautiful red domes that top the palacial towers.


When I first thought of a palace with green interiors and gold, I had a very Islamic idea. But as the palace of the orthodox Wodeyar dynasty, Mysore palace does great justice to an artistic-style that is a blend of conventional Hindu, some Rajput style and a little Islamic architecture. 


The green and gold bordered with red gives a rich and traditional Mysore taste emphasising filigree work to great details.

In the main Durbar hall, the pillars are so symmetrically spaced and positioned that you view the same set of dome ceiling and pillar from either side. There is also a touch of pink to the green, gold, red color combinations. Chamundeshwari, the diety of Mysore Wodeyars is ever present gracing the palace.

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  1. Lovely interiors! The work is so intricate and beautiful!

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  2. I loved Mysore Palace during my visit there!!

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  3. Lovely colours. I don't even remember seeing the insides of this palace. I think its time.

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  4. As every year many thousands of tourists visit the town, therefore, hotels in Mysore is the prime need and there are number of hotels and lodges are available. In Mysore, you will get number of hotels that ranges from budget to five stars and these hotels provide excellent facilities to their customers. You will get some of the best budget hotels in every region of the city.

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  5. Verry useful blog post :)
    Thanks for sharing such beautiful pictures of Mysore city. Also, check out various places to visit in Mysore such as Bandipur National Park, Chamundi Hill, Karanji Lake, Ranganathittu Bird Sanctuary and Brindavan Gardens.

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  6. hi,
    I love this Mysore place..and good interior design.
    awesome click and thanks for shearing this post. this place is really like it.
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