The cultural capital of South Karnataka
Mysuru is a city known for its world renowned Dassra festival, illustrious Mysore pak and magnificent Amba Vilas, popularly known as Mysore Palace. Mysuru is known for palaces because of several ornate examples in the city. Among the most notable are Jaganmohana Palace, Rajendra Vilas and Jayalakshmi Vilas. Mysuru also has a lot of influence on the art and education. The Rosewood Inlay work is one of the most exquisite and commendable art forms that has its origin from Mysuru. The city also hosts one of the best of the Yoga Learning Centre in the world. The city also lends its name to the finest quality of Silk and its garment known as the Mysore silk saree.