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Incredible India 11 – Mysore – Day 2

Atop the Chamundi Hills of Mysore is the Chamundeshwari temple.  Chamundi is the fierce form of the god Shakti.  She is the slayer of demons.    This is a statue of Mahishasura.  The legend is that the goddess Chamundi killed … Continue reading

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Incredible India 10 – Mysore – Day 1

Our tour headed south.  We flew from Jaipur to Bangalore and then took a long bus ride to the city of Mysore.  The roads seemed in better repair here and we thought there was less trash than in the northern … Continue reading

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