What were the religious beliefs of the people in the southern states during the medieval period?


The religious beliefs of the people in southern states during medieval period were:

  • Hinduism was the most popular religion. Vedic sacrifices were quiet common.
  • The cult of Lord Vishnu and Lord Shiva became important during this time.
  • Kanchipuram was an important centre of pilgrimage for Hindu devotees.
  • The Bhakti saints preached the teachings of the epics of the Ramayana and Mahabharata which were translated into many south Indian languages.