|PLACE OF BIRTH||Karnataka|
|TOTAL NO.OF COMOSITIONS (APPROX)||1300|
|NO.OF COMPOSITIONS LISTED IN OUR WEBSITE||0|
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Basavanna was a statesman, philosopher, poet, Lingayat saint in the Shiva-focussed Bhakti movement, and Hindu Shaivite social reformer during the reign of the Kalyani Chalukya/Kalachuri dynasty. He has composed many vachanas.