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Category: <span>KARNATAKA</span>

YANA CAVES-CAVES SURROUNDED BY PRISTINE FOREST

Yana village, which is located in the forests of Kumta, Uttara Kannada district of Karnataka, India, is famous for Yana Caves that are located inside the rare karst rock formations.  It is located in the Sahyadri mountain range of the Western Ghats. Yana is among the wettest villages in the world.  It is also one…


NAADA HABBA DUSSEHRA (Mysore Dasara Festival)

Naada Habba Dussehra The most celebrated and awaited Naada Habba Dussehra is celebrated in Mysore, the cultural capital of the State of Karnataka, India, in the month of October.  Mysore Dussehra, also known as Nada Habba, is celebrated with great pride and enthusiasm. You will not see Dussehra celebrated in such a royal manner anywhere else….


UNCHALLI FALLS-RARELY KNOWN PICTURESQUE WATERFALL

Unchalli Falls which is also called Lushington Falls is a waterfall created by a 116-meter drop in the Aghanashini river. The falls are located 30 kilometers from Sirsi, a town in the Uttara Kannada District of the Indian state of Karnataka. The falls are named for J. D. Lushington, a District Collector for the British…


GOKARNA-A TEMPLE TOWN WITH BEACH

Gokarna (cow’s ear) is a small temple town on the western coast of India in the Kumta taluk of Uttara Kannada district of the state of Karnataka. The main temple and deity is Lord Shiva, who is also known as Mahabaleshwara. This temple houses what is believed to be the original image of Lord Shiva’s linga (Atmalinga). There are many other temples all over this…


AGUMBE-A LAND OF WATERFALLS

Agumbe is a settlement situated in the Thirthahalli taluk of Shimoga district, Karnataka, India. It is nestled in the thickly forested Malenadu region of the Western Ghats mountain range. Owing to its high rainfall, it has received the epithet of “The Cherrapunji of South India”, after Cherrapunji, one of the rainest places in India. The place is associated with rainforest conservation efforts, documentation of medicinal plants,…


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