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Blog It Forward- Bhagyaraj Gowda

Dear SCNers,

Welcome to my BIF.

Before introducing myself I would like to thank Mr. Vamsi krishna reddy kakuru and Mr.  Nitin Jinagal for fastening for BIF. Also Moshe Naveh for his innovative idea of BIF.

About me –

 

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I’m Bhagyaraj Gowda from Hassan, Karnataka – India.

Born and brought in Hassan (ಹಾಸನ) district located in the south-western part of Karnataka in India. The district has had an eventful and rich history.

Lived 7 years in Bangalore (ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು) the capital city of the Indian state of Karnataka, Bangalore is known as the Silicon Valley of India because of its role as the nation’s leading Information Technology (IT) exporter.

Presently living in Hyderabad. Capital city of the southern Indian state of Andhra Pradesh.

 

About My Family –

We are 4 in my family including my mother and 2 brothers.

Spent my childhood with grandparents in village with the environment of the pleasant and silent scenic beauty.

Still remember the puerility betting games for jellynuts with friends. (Each one of us used to climb coconut tree and emptying jellynuts on tree itself. One who drunks more jelly-nuts will be considered as winner) To be honestly, I like Villages instead a metro city.

 

Experience –

              By believing “Turn your wounds into wisdom.” and “Live and Let Live” policy, spend 10years of carrier wave in various streamlines like Supply Chain, Business Analysis, ERP, Web-x Applications and finally became SAP Consultant. 😉

Associated with organization like Bharthi-Info, Mithra Technologies, LGcns, Unilever, Yash.

My Hobbies are –

Movies, Music, Sports (Football and Cricket), Reading Novels, Etc. (Importantly SCN 😎 😎 ).

Belongs To –

The place is called Hassan after the Goddess “Haasanamba”, the goddess and presiding deity of the town.

Hassan district was the seat of the Hoysala Empire which at its peak ruled large parts of south India from Belur as its early capital and Halebidu as its later capital during the period 1000 – 1334 CE. Today Hassan is primarily known worldwide for its Hoysala architecture and is a veritable treasure trove of about fifty sculptural marvels tucked away in several villages and towns of the district.

Native Language –

     My mother tongue is Kannada (ಕನ್ನಡ) whose native speakers are called Kannadigas.

 

Native Nature/Landscape –

Hassan district lies partly in the “Malnad” tract and partly in the southern “maidan”(plains) tract. By considering the physical aspects, climate, rainfall, etc. the district may be divided into three regions, viz., (1) southern malnad, (2) semi-malnad and (3) southern maidan.

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Belur…(ಬೇಲೂರು)

This place is located at 221 Km’s from Bangalore and 42 Kms from Hassan. Belur is very famous temple town renowned for the grand Hoysala Temple dedicated to Lord Chennakesasva built in 1117 AD. It’s the best of three Hoysala temples listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites

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Halebid…(ಹಳೇಬೀಡು)

At a distance of 211 Kms from Bangalore and 32 Kms from Hassan, Halebid (or Halebidu) is famous for the beautiful Hoysala Temples of Hoysaleswara and Kedareswara built in 1121 AD. It’s one of the three Hoysala temples listed in UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
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Shravanabelagola.. (ಶ್ರವಣಬೆಳಗೊಳ)

At a distance of 138 Kms from Bangalore, 50 Kms from Hassan, Shravanabelagola is one of the most popular Jain pilgrimage center in India. It Is famous for the Bahubali Statue which is supposed to be the tallest monolithic stone statue in the world with a height of 57 feet carved out of a single block of granite.

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Food in my Native –

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The cuisine of Hassan includes many vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes. Some typical dishes include Bisi bele bath, Jolada rotti, Chapati, Ragi rotti,

Akki rotti, Saaru, Huli, Vangi Bath, Khara Bath, Kesari Bath, Davanagere Benne Dosa, Ragi mudde, and Upma (Uppittu). Varities of Food from Sweet to Salt, Spicy to zesty.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Finally……

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➕ Heaven is under our feet as well as over our heads. Save them for mankind. ➕

Regards,

Bhagyaraj Gowda.

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      Author's profile photo Nitin Jinagal
      Nitin Jinagal

      Welcome to BIF club!! Very nice write up and beuatiful pictures 🙂

      BTW, you didn't answer my questions.

      ntn

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Dear Nitin, Thanks for comment, Sorry that I Just answered "Vamsi krishna" questions coz looks bit familiar to answer.

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      Nitin Jinagal

      Haha. I asked casually buddy. There is no need to explain anything 🙂

      ntn

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      Former Member

      Welcome to BIF Family 🙂   Nice blog...

      Thanks for the response for my BIF.

      It feels good to read the BIF of a person whom i mentioned in my BIF 🙂

      -Vamsi

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Former Member

      hi bhagya raj ,

      Nice blog

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
      ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Author's profile photo Dibyendu Patra
      Dibyendu Patra

      Welcome to BIF family..

      Nicely written....

      You are a champ.... Your picture is really really cute...

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Thanks Dev, Now you are the champ dev. The Real SCN Champ.

      Author's profile photo Dibyendu Patra
      Dibyendu Patra

      Thank you so much for the nice compliment...

      Thanks for being my friend...

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      Former Member

      beautiful place to visit

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      You are right, My Place is sorrounded with green mountains. Good landscape.

      Author's profile photo Chandra Lokesh Chemiti
      Chandra Lokesh Chemiti

      Superb yaar 🙂

      Really very nice Bhagyaraj ,

      Dream Well .....

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Thanks Lokesh..

      Author's profile photo Former Member
      Former Member

      Nice to know you Bhagyaraj..... 🙂

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Thanks siddu.

      Author's profile photo PRASOON AK
      PRASOON AK

      Welcome to BIF...Nicely written with beautiful pics. Good to know about you!

      Regards,

      AKPT

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Thanks for your comment Prasoon. 🙂

      Author's profile photo Former Member
      Former Member

      Hi,

      Nice to know about you and your place.

      Regards,

      Chandra

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
      ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Thanks Chandra. 🙂

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      Former Member

      Looking forward to work with you again in future 🙂

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Me too Mithun....... 😆 😆 😉

      Author's profile photo Pedro Freitas
      Pedro Freitas

      Hi Bhagyaraj Gowda! Nice blog. Belur and Halebid look really curious. I'd like to go there someday. I just joined the challenge, posted my BIF with my story and facts on Brazil, maybe you can have a look at it later Blog It Forward - Pedro Freitas

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Thanks Pedro

      Your blog is coool. 😆

      reg,

      Bhg

      Author's profile photo Ian Kehoe
      Ian Kehoe

      Hi Bhagyaraj,

      Interesting to learn about the Hoysala temples. I was lucky enough to visit a similar temple in Indonesia called Borobudur but I would love to visit Belur one day. Great blog, thank you. 🙂

      Ian

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Hi Ian Kehoe,

      Thanks for your comments, i was un-know about Borobudur temple which i got to know from you. Looks similar to halebidu temple @ hassan.

      Once again, Thanks for reading my blog.

      Reg,

      Bhg

      Author's profile photo Erwin Leitner
      Erwin Leitner

      Hello,

      Super and excellent!

      all the best erwin

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
      ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
      Blog Post Author

      Thanks Erwin,

      Searching for your blog. I'm unable to locate.

      If you are not yet in BIF kindly create so the we can know about you. Its really good to know peoples like you.

      Reg,

      Bhg.

      Author's profile photo Erwin Leitner
      Erwin Leitner

      Hello,

      Thank you very much for your nice words.

      Really enjoy it.

      Maybe in the future I shall wirte a blog.

      Of  course we can stay in contact with email and messanger on SCN.

      I am looking forward hearing from you.

      br erwin

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      Former Member

      Nice blog 😉

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      Former Member

      good...

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      Former Member

      Hi......

      Good to know about you Bhg..

      Reg,

      Raja

      Author's profile photo ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
      ßhģ Ġǿwdâ
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      Thanks Raja, Looking your BIF....