Capital of Karnataka State in India

Capital of Karnataka: Bangalore

Population of Bangalore: Population of Bangalore is estimated 12.476 Million in the year 2018
Area of Bangalore: Bangalore spreads over an area of about 9000 km.
Bangalore, is also called Bengaluru is the Silicon Capital of India and also the IT Hub of India because Bangalore is biggest leading exporter of IT. It is the third populous city of India and also comes under the tag of ‘Megacity’. It is also the second fastest growing metropolis.

Bangalore was established as the capital in the year 1965 when the state of Karnataka was formed. Before independence, present day Bangalore was ruled by many dynasties including the Cholas, the Hoysalas and the Western Gangas.

There are a lot of malls, cafes and coffee houses and shopping centers and reeks of a modern, luxurious and upscale lifestyle. The city also houses a lot of notable institutes including Defense Research and Development Organization (DRDO), Indian Space Research Organization (ISRO), IISc, IIMB, NAL as well as national Law school.

This city of a wonderful history has a lot to offer. A visit to the Bangalore Palace and Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace makes the visitor take a trip down the history lane. The history can the place can be understood even better by spending an afternoon in the Vishveshvarya Industrial and Technological Museum as well as the Government Museum. The city houses a lot of temples including the famous ISKCON Temple, the Nandi Temple, Ulsoor, Hulimavu Cave temple, Halasuru Someshwara Temple, Ragigudda Anjeneya Temple and Gavi Gandharereshwara Temple to name a few. Cubbon Park, Lal Bagh and Banerghatta National Park are also not to be missed and Dodda Alada Mara houses the oldest banyan tree which is a popular tourist spot.

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