Mysuru, October 10:- Nada Habba Mysuru Dasara was inaugurated on Wednesday morning. Along with the festivities, celebrations have also begun at Mysuru Palace.
Titular king Yaduveer Krishnadatta Chamaraja Wadiyar had abhyanjana at Chamundi thotti at the Palace premises in the morning. Yaduveer and Trishika Kumari Wadiyar were tied kankana. Yaduveer ascended the throne after worshipping Goddess Chamundeshwari.
Yaduveer conducted kalasa puja and kankana puja. Yaduveer was wearing a yellow coloured dress, royal emblem, pearl chain and rings. He conducted the puja sitting on a silver chair.
Priests sprinkled holy waters brought from various temples on Yaduveer. Prince Adhyaveer, Trishika were watching the proceedings attentively. Dasara elephants Gopi, Vikrama, Preethi, Ruby and Seetha were given bath and tastefully decorated for the occasion.
Infosys Foundation chairperson Sudha Murty and her husband N R Narayana Murty also watched private darbar. (MR/KS).