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Bangalore Central Hides Behind a Rain Tree at Mayo Hall Circle

The Bangalore Central Mall on Commissariat Road at the junction with Residency Road, off MG Road, Bangalore. It hides behind a huge Albizia Saman evergreen tree which casts a shadow over the entire area. The tree is also known as “Rain Tree” in Bangalore, one of the most widely seen trees in the city and also responsible for its cool ...

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The historic Higginbothams Ltd Building on MG Road Bangalore built in 1897

The Historic Higginbothams on MG Road Bangalore

The historic Higginbothams Ltd bookstore on MG Road, Bangalore. Perhaps the oldest bookstore in Bangalore, it has been around since the days of the British Raj. HBL is housed in a building that has been around since way back in 1897, when Bangalore was a small Cantonment under the British and the road was called South Parade. The building today ...

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Little Nandi on Bangalore MG Road

A little statue of Nandi the Bull sits atop a pedestal in the BBMP Park facing the Sri Maha Muneshwara temple on Residency Road, right next to Bangalore Central Mall and near Mayo Hall in Bangalore. Seen in the background is the Bangalore Metro. The park is located at the intersection of MG Road and Residency Road. Nandi the Bull ...

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