‘Kannadigas are the root of Kannada’s problem’


Soft. Mild. Docile. Laidback. ‘Hogili bidi‘. Not aggressive. Not ambitious. ‘Swalpa adjust maadi‘. Lacking in drive. ‘Naanu aaythu, nannadu aayuthu?’

Is Karnataka’s moderate weather the prime reason why Kannadigas are like this only? Are we a people which has perfected the art of ooo-ma-he? Or have we developed a stupendous inferiority complex by always looking over our shoulder at our Telugu and Tamil brethren and ‘cistern’?

Podcast courtesy: zenveda