Welcome to Mysore Dasara, a Royal Festival Celebrating victory of Truth over Evil
Dasara is a 10-day festival in the region culminating on Vijayadashami or tenth day. The day marks the successful conclusion of the preceding nine days. Vijayadashami is also a day of victory of the King and his subjects, be it in a battle or day-to-day governance. The preceding nine days of Navarathri have celebrations starting only after six days.
Dasara celebrations in Mysore commences at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, 6th October 2021 and grand final day - Vijayadasami Day falls on Friday, 15th October 2021. Jamboo Savari and Torchlight Parade, two major attractions on final day.