Kannada Rajyotsava or the Karnataka Formation Day is celebrated every year by the people of Karnataka (Kannadigas) on 1st November to commemorate the birthday of state of Karnataka. The state was formed on 1st November 1956 by merging all Kannada speaking regions of south India.
Kannada Rajyotsava Celebrations :
Kannada Rajyotsava is a government holiday in Karnataka and the entire state is in a festive mood on this day. Various cultural and entertainment programs and social gatherings are arranged on this day to showcase the importance of Karantaka and Kannada language.
Every year, the Karnataka Government presents Kannada Rajyotsava Awards to eminent persons who are responsible for great contributions in the development of Karnataka. This award caries a cash prize of Rs. 1 lakh, a gold medal, a shawl, citation and memento each.
On this day Kannada Flags are also hoisted at different strategic locations across the state and people of Karnataka can be seen decked up in red and yellow colored traditional attire.
The celebrations are also marked by multicolored tableaux carrying the picture of the Goddess Bhuvaneshwari mounted on a fabulously decorated vehicle, and processions are also carried out on this day.
Rajyotsava Kannada Wishes :
On this day, Kannada People wish each other saying Kannada Rajyotsava Shubhashayagalu or Kannada Rajyotsava Hardika Shubhashayagalu
Rajyotsava Kannada Greetings :
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