Karnataka, adorned with several ancient
temples and rich cultural heritage celebrate various colourful fairs and
festivals. Every town, city and village in the state has their own calendar
with fascinating fairs and festivals. For the people of Karnataka, these
variety of festivals are a celebration of life. Apart from the religious
festivals, the state also conduct magnificent dance festivals and other
fairs. The most important festivals and fairs of the state are Dussera,
Ugadi, Kar Hunnive, Sri Vithappa Fair, Shri Yellamma Devi Fair etc.