Jayanagar located in the south of Bangalore is the first post-independence planned residential area. This layout consists of ten blocks; in this 3rd and 4th block are mainly commercial hubs, while other blocks are mostly residential area. The development and growth of this locality, booming of several IT/ITES firm make this place cosmopolitan.
This place is surrounded by Basavangudi, JP Nagar, Banashankari 2nd stage, Gurappanapalya, Sadduguntepalya and BTM Layout as these areas undergone tremendous growth, this progress has influenced Jayanagar. Among other areas in Bangalore, this part of Bangalore you can find majority of inhabitant are kannada speaking people.
There are many shopping malls in the surrounding of Jayanagar some well know malls are Jayanagar Shopping Complex, Shopper stop as well as other shopping market Namdhari Fresh, Himalaya Stores, Food Bazaar, Janata Bazaar and Super Bazaar are the best place to purchase grocery.
This area homes several prestigious educational institutions, few of them are City Group Of Institutions, Dayananda Sagar College Of Science, IBMR (Institute Of Business Management & Research), AAI Fe Deemed University, The Oxford Educational Institutions and medical colleges like RV College Of Nursing, R.V. Dental College, Rashtreeya Vidyalaya.
Jayanagar houses reputed hospitals Sanjay Gandhi Accident Hospital & Research Institute, Nethradhama Super specialty Eye Hospital, Bangalore Hospital, Nature Cure Hospital, Jayanagar Orthopedic Hospital to name a few, they serve the medical necessary to the resident of this place.
This place is also known for famous restaurant like Ragoos, Nandhini Paradise, Adigas, Parivar Restaurant they are multi-cuisine restaurant. Srinivasa, Venus, Maheshwari, Balaji and Laxmi are the movie theaters in the region. This place is well connected with Jayanagar Main Road and Bannerghatta Road. (see more)