JSS High School, Bandalli,Kollegal Taluk,Chamarajanagara District

The present Bandalli village was known as Shilapuri long ago.It was inder the dominance of the fuedel lords(paleyagars) during the regime of the British.As a protest against the British the fuedel lords were fought with them many times.There are many solid historical evidences eg:veeragallu and mastigallu are still available in this village.

In 1980 our beloved parama poojya lingaikya jagadguru sri sri sri Dr.Shivaratri Rajendra Swamiji gave a visit to the vllage called Shagya which  is very near to the village Bandalli to attend the funeral function of Sri maniyam A shivalingaiah rsident of the village Shagya.During the visit of the above cited Swamiji to Shagya,the villagers of the village Bandalli welcomed him with pleasure and rquested Swamiji to open J.S.S High School in bandalli village ,which was an urgent need and at the same time the villagers called Dri B.M.Siddappa,Sri B.M.Shivanna,Sri B.T.Halagappa,Sri N.Madappa and Sri Najeer Ahmed were agreed to provide the necessary ground and rooms for the new school .In this way the swamiji agreed to open the high School in 1980 june.