Q.1 The most powerful trend of medieval Indian literature is devotional poetry which dominates almost all the major languages of the country. Elucidate. (15 Marks)

Mentor’s Comments- Give a brief introduction about the nature of Indian literature during medieval period. Bring out with examples how major languages of India were dominated by devotional poetry like Bhakti, Sufi. Conclude by briefly mentioning other poetic forms of the time.