Bengaluru division has a rich culture. It is rich in forests, wild animals, rivers, valleys, religious places, tourist centers, cultural festivals. Following personalities have contributed in making Bengaluru division a rich cultural region:
Kengal Hanumanthaiah - the chief architect of Karnataka Integration. The Vidhanasoudha building was built during his tenure as the Chief Minister.
S.Nijalingappa - a pioneer of Karnataka Integration Movement.
Shantaveri Gopal Gowda - laid the solid foundation of Socialist Movement in Karnataka.
Salumarada Thimakka - a famous environmental protectionist.
Anil Kumble - A great Indian Cricketer.
B.K.S Iyengar and Raghavendra Swamiji - contributed in the field of Yoga.