|Oriental Research Institute, Mysore. university of mysore|
|Oriental Research Institute front facade, Mysore. en.wikipedia.org|
|Maharajah of Mysore ' Krishnaraja Wadiyar Mysuru today|
|Maharajah of Mysore ' Krishnaraja Wadiyar; The Logical Indian|
First public library in Mysore city for research and editing of manuscripts since 1893, ORI has brought out about 200 titles - well researched ones, covering such subjects as religion and ethics, the Hindu epics - the Ramayana and Mahabharata, etc. Indology (study of India related subjects) was given major attention ant the famous work published here in 1909 was that of Kautilya's Arthashastra (written in he 4th century) by R. Shamashastri. This work drew the attention of international institutions.
|Stored Palm manuscripts, Oriental Research Inst. Mysore. Justdial|
|inside Viwe, Oriental Research Institute, Mysore tourmet.com|
|An inscribed palm leaf at the Oriental Research Institute (ORI) in Mysore, IAlamy|
|Inscribed palm leaves stored at the Oriental Research Institute in MysoreAlamy|
If you are a vintage building buff, explore the following when you visit Mysore: The Agrahara, the court complex, the public offices near the palace, the Jaganmohan Palace, the cluster of buildings surrounding the University of Mysore, including the Maharajah's College, the Yuvaraja's College, and Maharani's College. Besides, there are other places nea- by such as Tipu's fort, mausoleum, Sri Ranganatha Swamy temple, Srirangapatnam, etc.