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Introduction

Mysore, the sleepy cousin of Bangalore, is a city steeped in mythology and history. Be it the magnificient indo saracenic palace of the Wodeyars, the summer palace of the fierce Tipu Sultan or the menacing Mahisasura and the majestic Nandi overlooking the city from the heights of Chamundi hill, Mysore is a refreshing change from the bricks and mortar monotony associated with most cities. Here are some vignettes, which capture the many moods of this beautiful garden city...