The devout who thronged the St. Mary's Basilica on Shivajinagar road and aesthatically decorated cars and the church was a photographer's delight. Here is a visual treat for you captured by The Hindu's photographer K. Bhagya Prakash.
The scion of royal family, Srikantadatta Narasimharaja Wadiyar passed away on Tuesday morning, bringing an end to a glorious chapter of the royal history of Mysore. He was a four-time MP and twice elected as president of the Karnataka State Cricket Association. Here is a compilation of pictures of the Wadiyar.