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Bangalore, also known as Bengaluru, is the capital of the Indian state of Karnataka. Being the capital of Karnataka, the official language in Bangalore is Kannada. In terms of cleanliness, Bangalore ranks 12th in India. Bangalore is the major center of India's IT industry, popularly known as the Silicon Valley of India. After independence, Bangalore maintained its position as the Karnataka state capital, and continues to flourish. Unlike other parts of India which are extremely hot in the summer months, Bangalore enjoys a relatively mild climate year round. • Summer - February to May (peak temperature is during April and May) • Monsoon - June to October (the heaviest rains are typically between June and August) • Winter - November to January (with December being the coldest month) Karnataka is a state in south western region of India. Karnataka also has a special place in the world of Indian classical music. Saree is the traditional dress of women in Karnataka. Women in Kodagu have a distinct style of wearing the saree, different from the rest of Karnataka. Dhoti, known as Panche in Karnataka, is the traditional attire of men. Shirt, Trousers and Salwar kameez are widely worn in Urban areas. Mysore Peta is the traditional headgear of southern Karnataka, while the pagadi or pataga (similar to the Rajasthani turban) is preferred in the northern areas of the state.