The Chakkar

‘Revelation & Reverences’

An iconic exhibition of India’s artistic journey from 1850 to 1950 as Bengaluru’s gallery g completes two glorious decades is a rare collection of oil paintings, water colours, chromolithographs, litho stones, terracotta dolls and other artefacts. ‘Revelation & Reverences: Glimpses of Indian Art 1850 – 1950’ charts the evolution of India’s Art History from the… Read More ‘Revelation & Reverences’

Money Control

Mysore Dasara Guide

The ten-day Dasara festivities in Mysore are a celebration of all things traditional with the royal family also continuing the legacy that dates back several centuries. Mysore is a city that I have visited many times and it is probably a city that is infinitely charming. A city with royal connections, the City Palace or… Read More Mysore Dasara Guide

Traveldine

Naviluna Chocolates

Naviluna chocolate factory in Mysore’s Hebbal Industrial Area is a homegrown chocolate brand helmed by South African David Belo. Naviluna Artisanal Chocolates uses organically certified cacao beans grown across farms in South India. Naviluna’s dark chocolates come in two versions, one is dark at 72% and one which is almost dark at 61.8%, to get… Read More Naviluna Chocolates

Airports

Museums in Mysore

The royal city of Mysore is home to several museums that pays homage to its culture, history, art and literature. While it is known for its palaces and regal history, Mysore or Mysuru as it is now known has a plethora of museums that are a great way to see the city. Here are some… Read More Museums in Mysore

Spice Route

Karnataka Sights

The IT Hub of India, Bengaluru is a city that is an ideal gateway to Karnataka. This is also a city that has several sites old and new that make it a sought after destination by itself. With a history that blends a colonial past with royal heritage, the city has much to see and… Read More Karnataka Sights