For a feel of the Indian majesty and power, visit the magnificent Vidhana Soudha; the largest legislature building in the country. A look at this mighty structure will fill you with sheer awe, for the architecture is exquisite and so is the ambience of grandeur it emanates. The Vidhana Soudha marks a prominent land mark in the city and is surrounding by large stretches of carpeted greens making it a must-see location in Bangalore.
Bangalore in itself is adorned by an endless array of attractions. Wherever you turn, the un-matched beauty of this city will captivate you. It comes as no surprise that the city of Bangalore is often called ‘the Garden City’ and what better ornament to decorate this city than the glorious Vidhana Soudha. The well renowned structure was the masterpiece of the creative mind of Sri K Hanumanthiah who was the chief minister of the Mysore state at the time. His idea was to create a structure fit for the seat of the government; a structure with an aura of Royalty. The building in its entirety portrays the grandness of the Dravidian style and was completely constructed using rich Bangalore granite.
The Vidhana Soudha comprises of 3 main floors each with its own set of spacious rooms. In total the structure occupies just over 550 000 square feet and has a length of 700 feet and a width of over 300 feet. There is a mighty dome symbolic to majesty seated atop the structure, this truly seals the structure as that fit for royalty. Construction of Vidhana Soudha took around 4 years and was completed in the year 1956. Throughout the building you will observe the fine skills of the many artists who contributed to design this structure.
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