Saints of Pandharpur
Not only Saints of Maharashtra but also the Saints of Karnataka and Telgu Saints described the greatness of Pandharapur. The devotion of Lord Vitthal and the name of Pandharpur are mentioned in the poetry of Karnataka and in the tradition of Das Poet Choududas, Purandardas, Kanakdas and many Saints of Karnataka believe on Lord Vitthal. Owing to their devotion of Vitthal many Kanadi and Telgu Saints turned to the devotion of Lord Vitthal.
Shripadraj wrote many poems on the devotion of Shri Lord Vitthal. Shri Purandar Das wrote many ‘Abhangdas’ or Poems on the encomium of Shri Lord Vitthal.
Telgu Saints also mentioned the greatness of Lord Vitthal their poems. Telgu Saint Poet ‘Vithuri’ wrote many poems on Shri Lrd Vitthal. He wrote that whole world is unreal, false, deceinful or worthless without Lord Shri Vitthal. Shri Vitthal destroyed the bad and evils.