RAJASTHAN TOURISM Tour
The Tiger's Lair Take yourself back to another spot, another, time. 16
kms away from Mysore is the island fortress of Tipu Sultan, the legendary
Tiger of Mysore who put up a valiant fight against British domination.
The high stone walls and moats enclose palaces, temples and a great mosque.
Tipu's summer Palace, with its beautiful frescoes, the tombs of Tipu and
Hyder Ali at Gumbaz, Royal Mosque, Wellesley Bridge and the celebrated
Sri Ranganatha Temple are other monuments from its chequered past.
Said to be the world's tallest monolithic statue, it is in dedication
to Prince Bahubali, a Jain Saint. The anointment ceremony
is performed once in 12 years.
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