Karnataka (Karnataka) is a state in the south western district of India. It was shaped on 1 November 1956, with the section of the States Reorganization Act. Initially known as the State of Mysore, it was renamed Karnataka in 1973. The state relates to the Carnatic locale. The capital and biggest city is Bangalore. It is the 6th biggest Indian state by region. With 61,130,704 occupants at the 2011 registration, Karnataka is the eighth biggest state by populace, containing 30 regions. Kannada, one of the traditional dialects of India, is the most broadly communicated in and official language of the state nearby Urdu, Konkani, Marathi, Tulu, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kodava and Beary. Karnataka additionally contains a portion of the main towns in India where Sanskrit is essentially spoken.