Ugadi festival marks the beginning of the Kannad New Year, along with the advent of spring season. It falls in the second half of March or first half of April and is mainly devoted to Lord Brahma. The word Ugadi has its origin from the Sanskrit word “Yugadi” which means’Starting of a new Yuga or period’. People all over Karnataka celebrate this festival with much enthusiasm and gaiety.
Timings for Ugadi Festival in Bengaluru
March to April: