Shobha Shivaprasad Nayak
Abstract: Both Kannada and Marathi are very old languages. Both have their own scripts, words with a rich vocabulary, meaning and usages. Synthesis and exchange between Kannada and Marathi in the field of Music, Drama, Painting, Folklore and various other forms of art and literature can be noticed. This paper deals on the cultural heritage or legacy of the Karnataka. Karnataka-Maharashtra border region is primarily concerning Kannada-Marathi languages and the relation between the people speaking these two languages. It is mainly focused on how both Kannada and Marathi languages have influenced each other and have blended together.
Keywords: Karnataka, Marathi, Cultural, Maharashtra and Kannada