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Madayyagari Mallana in Telugu and English languages

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Madayagari Mallana He said that his birth place was part of Rayalaseema (means land ruled by Rayas, Vijayanagara kings) in his works. He accompanied Krishnadevaraya in his military travels. He dedicated his work to Nadendla Appana (popularly known as Appaji), the governor of Kondavidu and nephew of a Minister called Saluava Timmana in the Vijayanagara Empire

His popular work is Rajasekara Charitram on the military and romantic conquests of Rajasekara, a king of Avanti. Like other poets of Prabhanda (fiction) period, his story seems completely original and there is no Sanskrit equivalent to it. Compared to his contemporaries, he is restrained in presenting romance