KANNADA is the third oldest language of India. ( After . . Sanskrit & Tamil )
KANNADA is as old as 2000 years.
KANNADA is 99.99% perfect - logically and scientifically.
Kannadigas got 7 Gnana Peetha Awards . Look at other languages . . . Hindi -- 6,
Telugu - 2, Malayalam - 3, Tamil - 2 ( Second one during 2005 )
Shri VINOBA BHAVE called KANNADA script as QUEEN OF WORLD SCRIPTS
- " Vishwa LipigaLa RaaNi - KANNADA "
So called International language -- English does not have its own
Script. English is written in " ROMAN "
So called National Language -- Hindi does not have its own script.
Hindi is written in " Deva nagari "
Though Tamil has a script, logically it is imperfect -- as common
letters are used for many pronunciations.
KANNADA is as old as 2000 years. You can write what you speak and you can read what you write.
When " Kaviraja Maarga was written . . ." kaaveriyinda ,
gOdaavarivaregirpa ... " by Amogha Varsha Nripathumga, English was in
cradle & Hindi was not born at all.
KANNADA is the only indian language for which a foreigner(Kittal) wrote a dictionary( Shabda Kosha)
Ragale Saahithya can be seen only in KANNADA which is of a rare and different kind of literature.
Number of literature awards KUVEMPU got, was highest among any
Indian authors .
KANNADA Chandassu (shatpadis) out pared all other languages
So Let us have PRIDE in using KANNADA.
Be proud of being a KANNADIGA
" SIRIGANNADAM GELGE "