In the past Bengaluru was called Bangalore. It is the capital of India's southern Karnataka state. The center of India's high-tech industry, Bangalore is also famous due to its parks and nightlife. By Cubbon Park, Vidhana Soudha is a building of Neo-Dravidian legislative. Former royal residences involve 19th-century Bangalore Palace, which was modeled after England’s Windsor Castle, and Tipu Sultan’s Summer Palace.