One of the most eye-catching tourist attractions in the city, the Bangalore palace was built in 1887 by King Chamaraja Wodeyar. He belonged to the Wodeyar Hindu dynasty, that ruled the Kingdom of Mysore from 1399 to 1947…
Who ruled the Bangalore?
In 1638, the Marāthās conquered and ruled Bangalore for almost 50 years, after which the Mughals captured and sold the city to the Mysore Kingdom of the Wadiyar dynasty.
How much does it cost for wedding in Bangalore Palace?
It is booked up till January 2017. Palace Grounds, in the heart of the city, has 15 banquet halls with temporary structures, and is known for VIP weddings. The rent varies from Rs 4 lakh to Rs 15 lakh per day, apart from decoration and taxes.
How many palaces are in India?
There are over 80 palaces in India spread across states like Assam, Rajasthan, Karnataka, Gujarat, Telangana, Kerala, West Bengal, and many others. Located usually in princely regions or those that were ruled by the Mughals, these palaces reflect the skilled masonry and architectural heritage of the country.
Who is the king of India?
Chandra Gupta I, king of India (reigned 320 to c. 330 ce) and founder of the Gupta empire. He was the grandson of Sri Gupta, the first known ruler of the Gupta line. Chandra Gupta I, whose early life is unknown, became a local chief in the kingdom of Magadha (parts of modern Bihar state).