Pavagada

Visited 200-year-old, Glass bangle manufacturing site

    Bangles are a symbol of prosperity and prosperous according to Hindu culture. Whether it’s marriage or any other women-associated functions these bangles are traditionally immersed in our culture. Its belief that the jingling sound of bangles drives away the negative energy of the surrounding.   Since from Mohenjo-Daro period the usage of Bangles …

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Nidugallu(Nidugal) – The unparalleled Ancient fort monument stood since the Iron Age …

Nidugallu is located in the Pavagada taluk in Tumkur District, state of Karnataka and it is approx. 180 km from the state capital, Bengaluru. The history of Nidugallu dates back to the Iron age of medieval timeline, later it was ruled by the Gangas, Chalukyas, Cholas, Hoysalas and the Vijayanagara kingdom, Hyder Ali & Tippu …

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Folk sagas of heroic women from our past ….

Like in Hampi, every stone there will narrate a story about it,  likewise I encountered a peculiar strange folk story of a bastion constructed by sacrificing a pregnant woman(Human sacrifice) for the built-up fort in Pavagada. Likewise, there are similar folk stories related to two other pregnant women who were sacrificed at different stages during …

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