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July 5, 2022
Mysore Palace was built in the year 1912 for the 24th Ruler of the Wodeyar Dynasty and is counted amongst one of the biggest palaces in the country. The construction of the Mysore Palace was orchestrated by the Maharaja Krishna raja Wadiyar IV referred as “Raja rishi” (saintly king) by Mahatma Gandhi.
Mysore’s proud possession and one of India’s most visited attractions, Mysore Palace is an incredible man-made edifice. It is a palatial structure that tells many tales of India’s complex and intriguing past. This palace was once a royal residence of the mighty Wodeyar rulers, who ruled Mysore for seven centuries.
The Mysore Palace, also known as Amba Vilas Palace, is a historical palace and a royal residence. It is located in Mysore, Karnataka. It used to be the official residence of the Wadiyar dynasty and the seat of the Kingdom of Mysore. The palace is in the center of Mysore, and faces the Chamundi Hills eastward.