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Aaj jaane ki zid na karo ~ Amazing Urdu Poetry……

Rohini Ravada and Shankar Tucker  ~  “Aaj Jaane ki Zid Na Karo” Aaj jaane ki zid na karo  Tonight, don’t insist on leaving Yunhi pehlu mein bethey raho Sit here close to me Haaye mar jaayein ge  I will die Hum to lutt jaayein ge I will be lost Aisi baatein kiya na karo  Don’t say […]

KAVALAM SRIKUMAR IN SANGEETHA MAHAYUDHAM FINALS

USING PITCH SHIFT/SWARABHEDAM YOU DERIVE 4 MORE RAGAS FROM HINDOLAM. THEY ARE SUDHA SAVERI, SUDHA DHANYASI, MOHANAM MADHYAMAVATHI. HERE ONLY 2 RAGAMS ARE DEMONSTRATED. THEY ARE SUDHA SAVERI & SUDHA DHANYASI. KAVALAM SRIKUMAR PRESENTS HIDOLAM SRUTHI BHEDAM IN SANGEETHA MAHA YUDHAM SEASON 2 FINALS .

In Memory of Smt. Rajeshwari Padmanabhan ~ (1939-2008)

The Yajnavalkya Smriti mentions:  “Veena vadhana tathvangna sruti, jathi, visartha talanjaaprayasena moksha margam niyachathi”  (“The one who is well versed in veena, one who has the knowledge of srutis and one who is adept in tala, attains salvation without doubt.”) August 15 th 2008 is an unforgettable day to me. This was the day Smt. […]

Nee partha parvai (Hey ram) by Harmonize Projekt

Ay Hairathe – A R Rahman ~ Delhi 2008 Concert

Each time I hear this song, it never fails to amaze me. What a composition by A.R. Rahman. Hariharan needs no introduction.    Somehow the song makes you dance to it’s rhythm …..

The Dream

FROM “REFLECTIONS OF A PILGRIM”- MY OTHER BLOG – One morning I found myself waking up from a dream. As dreams are, this was so real that I could continue feeling the dream even after I woke up. It was so incredibly real that it took me a while to realize that it was just […]

Kandukondein kandukondein – Harmonize Projekt 2

  Very unique and hats off to the Harmonize Projekt members! From what I gather,  this is a description of them : ‘Harmonize Projekt’ is  a capella group that in harmony brings together the very elements of music. The gentle flow of the humanness in the voice along with other imitations and harmonies rolls out […]