On the 10th day of the Festival, i.e. Vijayadashami, the ‘Jamboo Savari’ or Elephant Procession is taken to the streets of the city. People come in thousands to witness the grand spectacle. The highlight of the procession is the idol of Goddess Chamundeshwari placed in a Golden Howdah over a magnificently caparisoned elephant.
Many vibrant tableaus, dance groups, music troupes, royal traditional bands, decorated elephants, camels and horses etc., are all part of the procession. The procession starts from the Mysuru Palace and stops at the ‘Bannimantap,’ where the famous ‘Banni’ tree is worshipped.
Applications are invited from cultural troupes for participating in the Mysuru Dasara Procession 2019
The Department of Kannada and Culture invites applications from folk arts teams from all the districts of the state to participate in the Jumboo Savari Procession on 8-10-2019, at the Mysuru Dasara 2019.
Applicants must submit their application, along with a good photograph of their team, member details, postal address and mobile / telephone number of the team leaders.
A panel of knowledgeable and distinguished experts will select the participating teams.
For more information, please contact the telephone number 0821-2418739