Basavanagudi literally translated means The temple of the Bull. From a quaint village with a temple for the bull, it transformed into one of the oldest suburb of Maharajas Bengaluru & a literary hub. The street names and landmarks give a peek into some famous 20th century Indian personalities Gandhi Bazaar, Tagore Circle, Vivekananda Circle. Largely South Indian, the markets & the temples reveal a Bengaluru very different to the IT City image of Bangalore.
Explore Basavanagudi with Unhurried and learn about its rural roots, its famous people, earliest communities who settled here & the culture of the area. The Bengaluru, a century back, a bygone era, of bungalows, buses and a simpler lifestyle.