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Margazhi Melange

Darshan of the 108 Divya Desams through discourse

, Saturday, 31st December 2016
The season being Margazhi, one of the music that resonates in the air is the chanting of 'Thiruppavai' and 'Thiruvambavai'.

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Violinist Sruti shares her success story

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Celebrating through dance

Chennai: The Mylapore Trio Surendranath, Amarnath and Aparna , Sugathan and members of Sri Sumukhi Rajasekharan Memorial Foundation celebrated Margazhi at Srirangam through music and dance recently.  ... Read More >>

Carnatic music brings Pranas from Lithuania to Chennai

For nearly eight years, Pranas Vildziunas has been a regular visitor to Chennai as a student of Carnatic music. The publisher from Lithuania learns mridangam under Ghatam Suresh of Mylapore. The story of his involvement with traditional music,... Read More >>

NRI Shiv Subramaniam renders concerts in Chennai

"There are two types of people. One are those who dedicate their life to music. Another, who follow a different path in their life but are very passionate about music. I belong to the second category," grins Shiv Subramaniam, a Fullbright scholar... Read More >>

Honour for Mohiniattam exponent Rekha Raju

A leading exponent of Mohiniattam, Dr Rekha Raju, received the prestigious Krishna Gana Sabha endowment award from Dr Padma Subrahmanyam and Nalli Kuppaswamy Chetti recently. The event was organised by Krishna Gana Sabha. ... Read More >>

74th music festival of Tamil Isai Sangam begins

"Tamil music is the embodiment of the history of our people and their culture. It is a driving force that moves people spiritually," said Governor of Meghalaya, V Shanmuganathan, at the 74th annual celebrations of Tamil Isai Sangam held in Chennai... Read More >>

Sudha Ragunathan for more audience during Dec fest

Chennai: As part of the music season, 'TIFFIN' magazine, an exclusive booklet featuring special personalities, snippets and rare photographs of musicians and singers was launched here on Wednesday.  ... Read More >>

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Music is close to the heart of Suchitra Balasubramanian. She is an acclaimed vocalist, namasankeerthanam and Harikatha exponent.   ... Read More >>

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