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"...In the evening when it was dark I was really amazed to see the Mysore Palace lighting from the top of the hill. The scenic beauty at night cannot be expressed in words...."
"...Avoid this place on festivals, especially Dasara. You can watch Mysore city at night from this place...."
"...The marvelous sunshine-yellow shrine is not just an excellent epitome of the hundreds of fanatically worshiped and patronized religious heritage sites scattered throughout the country, but is also a fascinatingly detailed study of the assimilation of several exhilarating mythological tales and mythical folk tales into religious and sculptural art as well as the evolution of architectural features chronologically appended to numerous edifices by the historical dynasties that lorded over the beautifully-endowed state of Karnataka...."
"...Gives peace of mind. Good place to visit for religiously minded people...."
"...Good tourist place and sunset is beautiful from this hill. Avoid this place on festivals, especially Dasara. You can watch Mysore city at night from this place...."
"...Mysore is a charming city which continues to exude an old world charm. With its broad boulevards, heritage buildings, pleasant climate, greenery and lakes, it will entice you to return, again and again...."
"...Walking through the market at 7 pm or after noon at Chamunda Temple.....even in the month of April You can enjoy cool breeze. You will not feel tired. Wooden toys and sandle products are fantastic....Especially wooden Eggs......Mysore Palace we liked a lot. It was maintained as Gwalior Palace...."
"...nothing such and will have nice fun nearer to the zoo and the palace..."
"...Outside the temple small shelters for pilgrims are there. They are beautifully designed. The Asura is a real landmark to the temple. We can not forget him. Many were taking photos with him...."
"...The temple's presiding deity Sri Chamundeswari is the most importantly worshiped Goddess of the State of Karnataka...."
"...Ever authentic, forever royal. Mysore never disappoints. Filled with the beautiful pagodas on (almost) all of its majestic buildings, this is one of the few Indian cities which offers a walk down the history lane...."
"...One of the Shaktipeethas is the Chamundeshwari Temple of Mysore situated near the city of Mysore. Good place to spend time with family. The Laddoos as part of the Prasad of the temple is very tasty...."
"...The view of entire Mysore city is awesome from here. Temple is very old but maintains all religious traditions of the past. You will get some local food options in nearby vicinity of the temple...."
"...Sati's hair are said to have fallen at Chamundi Hills. Originally built as a small shrine by the Hoysala rulers in the early 12th century, the Chamundi Temple assumed religious prominence when Yaduraya Wodeyar came to rule Mysore in 1399...."
"...The place Chamudeshwari temple is situated on the hill top, around 8 km high from the Mysore city. Very cool and calm place for pilgrimage...."
"...Goddess Chamundi at the hill shrine is a must visit place. It is a plastic free zone and visitors should co-operate...."
"...We were upset by the high cost of darshan fee to the temple. Because of the inequality in the treatment of pilgrims , the divine fervor is lost..."
"...On the way to Chamundeswari temple, we can enjoy the ride on Chamundi hills. We can see the city and palace from the hills...."
"...A hill temple with nice location. By traveling on the lengthy steps we completed our prayers and the Devi darsanam, fulfilled our soul...."
"...Good place to spend time with family. The Laddoos as part of the Prasad of the temple is very tasty...."
"...The palace a standing witness to our ancestors wealth and style of living,the mo moth structure with artistic walls and pillars is a must to see,foreigners may not forget to pay the necessary entrance fee which more than that of locals.A visit in the sunday night when the place is decorated with brilliant lights is rare occasion. St.Philomena church with its stooping towers and more than life size statues is religiously attractive and spectacular for the tourists...."
"...A good scenery from the top of mountain. There is a full coverage of the city from there...."
"...The temple is so divine on top, this can be assessed both by steps and vehicles...."
"...Good old temple, architecture and the view is very nice. Very peaceful place...."
"...In my opinion it would be the best way to start in the name of Almighty. It was great to be in the the temple early in the morning...."
"...In Mysore, Chamundeswari temple is a very nice temple to visit and here very nice prasada is available...."
"...Good place. Should visit this temple. There is a special darshan queue which will let you complete the trip within a hour...."
"...Good temple but maintenance is not there. Well the worship place is good...."
"...Very good temple. The place Chamudeshwari temple is situated on the hill top, around 8 km high from the Mysore city...."
"...The road to the temple was blocked due to the arrival of some politicians...."
"...The bus/car ride to the apex of the hill does offer some pretty thrilling, greenery-enthused scenes overlooking the entire landscape of Mysore; moreover the 1, 000 meter ascent through the curving snaking road at considerable speeds does leave one breathless and apprehensive about toppling down the hill side definitely reason enough to prefer a bus ride over trekking the 1, 000 steps leading to the summit...."
"...Very good temple. The place Chamudeshwari temple is situated on the hill top, around 8 km high from the Mysore city. Very cool and calm place for pilgrimage...."
"...With an uneven path and steep steps for the first 650 steps, one is rewarded the spectacular darshan of 5 meter tall, 7. 5 meter long ornately carved, devotedly deified, monolithic granite sculpture of the Bull Nandi, the mount of Lord Shiva. The breath-taking aerial view of the city up the Chamundi Hill makes the visit worth...."
"...A little few 50 steps down from the top we have a cave temple, Bull Temple. We're you can even shop for stone lamps, stone statues that are souvenirs of this place...."
"...This temple is good for holy things and its atmosphere likable for all peoples. Its environment also a holy place. This temple is also called a Devi temple...."
"...One of the poojari (Adigas) was very helpful who ensured us a very darshan in front of the deity. On return had a stop at 'Nandi' statue...."
"...It is one of the worth seeing place. It has great sculpture and idols. I enjoyed that great day...."
"...Mysore is famous for the festivities that take place during the Dasara festival when the city receives a large number of tourists. City is also famous for the Mysore style of painting, the sweet dish Mysore Pak, the Mysore Peta (a traditional silk turban) and the garment called the Mysore silk saree...."
"...The temple is so divine on top, this can be assessed both by steps and vehicles. A little few 50 steps down from the top we have a cave temple, Bull Temple...."
"...I would regard Mysore as a place for which one can plan anything from 1 day to 1 week. My friends from Bangalore hop into cars and check out the place in a day, but I felt my 3 days stay was not enough to get to all the places around that I had in mind...."
"...It is would be a great experience to take the blessings of Chamundi Mata but one has to stand in a long queue that might take 2-3 hours before entering the main temple premises. Carry umbrellas and water bottles with you. There are two queues. One for the free darshan and another for paid devotees...."
"...Lots of shops around selling snacks, gifts, and flowers. The colorful Mahishasura statue in front of the entrance path is a photo location for tourists...."
"...The road to the temple was blocked due to the arrival of some politicians. Hence people were told to climb the hills which made people really strain themselves and very tired by the time they reached the temple...."
"...Its a paisa vasool temple on high top mountain and it's scary also when looking down, anyway its a great temple. You can go by any vehicle on mountain, vip ticket costs around 200 rs...."
"...Mysore Chamundi Hills is a holy place of devi and it is very high from sea level and the nature in hills is cool. Good ventilation and natural beauty...."
"...Beautiful place, nice weather and clean city. Historical place with friendly people...."
"...Mysore is a place of History
There is a combination of old and new architecture. The beautiful Palace, Godess Chamundeshwari at the mountain, KRS , Balmuri falls. so on ............
Good Food and Calm Place make us to visit more and more..............."
"...It was great to be in the the temple early in the morning...."
"...Good tourist place and sunset is beautiful from this hill. Avoid this place on festivals, especially Dasara...."
"...Went to this place in bike, so really enjoyed while going round up the mountain. There are lots of viewpoints on the way. In the evening when it was dark I was really amazed to see the Mysore Palace lighting from the top of the hill...."
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