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"Mahadiga" redirects here. For the 2004 film, see Mahadiga (film).
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|Regions with significant populations|
|Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Tamil Nadu, Telangana|
|Telugu language, Kannada|
|Hinduism, Christianity, Judaism, Buddhism|
|Related ethnic groups|
|Telugu people, Kannadiga, Dravidian peoples|
Madiga (also known as Maadiga, Maadigar, Maadar, Maatangi, Makkalu, Madigowd and Madigaru) is a Scheduled Caste that is found primarily in the southern Indian states of Telangana, Andhra Pradesh, Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu.
- Jumba Puranam – Caste Origin myth
- Liberative Motifs in the Dalit Religion
- Madiga Movement in Bangalore Karnataka