One such hidden meaning in Baahubali 2 were the tilaks (bindis) worn by the characters. Each bindi was different and each held a significant meaning.
Mahendra Baahubali wears a serpent symbol for his tilak. The serpent is a favored creature by Lord Shiva. The serpent symbolizes Mahendra’s devotion for the Lord. It is said that Mahendra was even considered as an incarnation of Lord Shiva.