What is Mysore?

  • (noun): State in southern India; formerly Mysore.
    Synonyms: Karnataka
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Mysore (i/ˈmaɪsɔər/; Maisūru in Kannada) is the second-largest city in the state of Karnataka, India. Located at the base of the Chamundi Hills about 146 km (91 mi) southwest of the state capital Bangalore, it is spread across an area of 128.42 km2 (50 sq mi). According to the provisional results of the 2011 national census of India, the population of Mysore is 887,446 and Hinduism is its major religion. Mysore City Corporation is responsible for the civic administration of the city, which is also the headquarters of the Mysore district and the Mysore division.

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... Splendours of Royal Mysore — The Untold Story of the Wodeyars is a book written by Vikram Sampath ... The book chronicles the history of the Wodeyar dynasty that ruled the Kingdom of Mysore It was the summer of AD 1399 that disaster struck a small ... Mahisuru, which later went on to become Mysore, had lost its chieftain and was vulnerable to the machinations of a cunning upstart ...
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... Assembly (India) from Krishnaraja constituency in Mysore, Karnataka ... He was also the district in-charge minister for Mysore district in the 2008 - 2013 assembly ... called Aasare which is into social service in Mysore ...
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... Wonderla is an amusement park located on Mysore road, 40 km from Bangalore ... Srirangapattana is the capital of Mysore under Hyder Ali and Tipu Sultan ... km from Bangalore, 27 km from Somanathapura and 80 km from Mysore in the Mandya district of the state of Karnataka ...

More definitions of "Mysore":

  • (noun): A city in southern India southwest of Bangalore.