Kar Hunnive Festival of Karnataka
Name of Festival : Kar Hunnive Festival
Time of celebration (Month)
This festival is come in the month of June (Jyestha) on the full moon day.
Major Territory of Celebration
Kar Hunnive festival is celebrated in Karnataka , India
Worship in Festival
In this Festival people worship the agricultural equipments and bullocks.
On the day of festival, agricultural equipments and bullocks are worshipped. On the day of festival a special dish is prepared in the afternoon.
In the evening a function is held that is called Karihariyodu, the main event of this function is bullocks race.In this event many pairs of bullocks participate in the running race and the pair which come first is acclaimed by the public.
It is believed that if the winning bullock pair is either brown or red in color, then red variety of jowar will be grown in ensuing season, otherwise white variety will be grown.