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Tunga Anicut Dam, Shimoga

The Tunga Anicut Dam is built across the River Tunga. Located at a distance of 12 km from Shimoga, the Tunga Anicut Dam lies within the premises of Shettihalli Wildlife Sanctuary. The dam stands surrounded by lush green paddy fields and arecanut plantations and is a sight to behold. Quick Facts Entry Timing: Open on […]

Green water and Red soil in Honnemoredu. Photographer Sarthak Banerjee

8 Adventure Activities to Enjoy at Honnemardu

Honnemardu is a small village in Karnataka that overlooks the Linganamakki reservoir, also known as Honnemardu reservoir. This picturesque destination is located along with the backwaters of River Sharavathi, on the Bangalore-Honnavar State Highway and at a distance of about 15 km from Sagar in the Shimoga (Shivamogga) district. Honnemardu is a paradise for adventure […]

5 Top Children’s Parks in Bangalore

Bangalore, the garden city of India boosts of a number of children’s park. Some of these parks offer large spaces and nice atmosphere for children to run and play around. Some others have colourful attractions that are meant to keep the little ones happy and busy for hours on end. Let us have a look […]

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Renewal Retreat Centre, Bangalore

District: Bangalore City: Bangalore Religious Importance: Spiritual Organization Renewal Retreat Centre (RRC) is a Christian spiritual organization located on the Christ School Road in Bangalore, Karnataka. The organization is an initiative of the Little Flower Congregation (CST Fathers). The spiritual center was founded in the year 1994 under the guidance and supervision of Rev. Fr. George Jacob Poothakuzhy […]

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Kalaseshwara main temple


In the town of Kalasa, Chickmagalur district, Karnataka, lies the holy temple Kalaseshwara dedicated to Lord Shiva. Kalasa is located on the banks of the Bhadra River, about 92 Kilometres South-west of Chickmagalur. Etymology: The significance of Kalasa is mentioned  in the Skanda Purana.  During the wedding of Lord Shiva and Parvathi in Varanasi there was […]

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Kiran Mazumdar Shaw – The Entrepreneur and Business Personality

Kiran Mazumdar Shaw is a popular personality and an entrepreneur, and she’s an icon mainly because she managed to break the traditional Indian bias against women and their capabilities. Her Early Life and Education Kiran Mazumdar Shaw was born on the 23rd of March, 1953 in Bangalore. She went to the Bishop Cotton Girl’s High […]

Gaurishwara Temple, Yelandur

District: Chamarajanagar Town: Yelandur Temple: Gaurishwara Temple Gaurishwara Temple is located in the Yelandur Taluq in Chamarajanagar district, Karnataka. Gaurishwara Temple – Overview Yelandur was a prominent town during the Chola Rule in Karnataka. The Gaurishwara Temple is a major pilgrim and tourist attraction here. Gaurishwara Temple – History The Gaurishwara Temple was built by […]

Service Apartments in Bangalore

For hotels in Bangalore click here . Unless otherwise specified the area/STD code for all telephone numbers is 080 (+91-80). Home Stay Malenadu Homestay Bed & Breakfast Amethyst B&B O- 39, Concorde Silicon Valley, Next to Wipro Gate 14, Doddathoguru, Electronics City Phase 1, Bangalore – 560100. Phone: +91 98865 00552 Email: amethyst.blr@gmail.com Service Apartments […]