Prologue: Our country in the past has sired a great number of men whose valour, glory, contribution and many a times their very existence has
This article was published in “Sruti” May, 2019 issue. Śrī nārasiṃha māṃ pāhi is one of the very few kṛti-s of Tyāgarāja Svāmi on Lord
Prologue: The raga Kurinji under Mela 29- Sankarabharana is a well-known dhaivatantya raga and popularly rendered in a lineal fashion in madhyama sruti. Along with
Prelude: In these trying and uncertain times, connecting or attempting to connect to the Supreme One through one’s inner self is perhaps the soothing balm.
Only few kṛti-s enjoy the unique status of being both popular and liked by everyone. One such kṛti is ‘nagumōmu ganalēni’ of Tyāgarāja Svāmigaḷ. As
Painting of Lord Tyagaraja by Silpi
Introduction: The composition and the raga need no introduction to a listener of our Karnataka Sangeetam. This blog post is about certain aspects of the
[simple-author-box] Prologue: The raga Kāmbhoji needs no introduction to a discerning listener of our music. In it, is a composition of Muthusvami Dikshitar, which is