Happy Karnataka Rajyotsava


Kannada Rajyotsava, or the Karnataka Formation Day (literally "Birth of the Kannada State" or "Festival of the State") is celebrated on 1 November each Year. This was the day in 1956 when all the Kannada speaking regions of south India were merged to form the state of Karnataka. 1st November remains a Government Holiday and begining of the Joyous Mood. Various Social and Cultural Activities begin this day which last for a day or more, on various locations during the whole month of november.

Kannada is one of the major Dravidian languages of India, spoken predominantly in the southern state of Karnataka. It is the 27th most spoken language in the world, with native speakers called Kannadigas. It is one of the Official languages of India and the official and administrative language of the state of Karnataka.