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TRIBUTE to K.J. Sarasa

TRIBUTE to K.J. Sarasa

Rathna Kumar

K.J. Sarasa passed away on 2 January 2012 at Chennai after a brief illness. She was 77. It was the sound of the tattukazhi on the palakai – the stick onthe block of wood – that drewme to my neighbour’s ...

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V.S.Kumar

BMK Interview with VS Kumar What is the importance of preserving tradition in Carnatic music and to what extent should breaking tradition be allowed? Do you call platform singing—concert giving—tradition? Tyagarajaswami has said that th ...

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Patriot and promoter of arts

Patriot and promoter of arts

S. SANKARANARAYANAN

S. Satyamurti was one of the stalwarts of the Indian National Congress during the pre-Independence years. He was a famous lawyer, renowned orator, debater and brilliant parliamentarian. For his uncommon courage, he earned the appellation “Dheerar ...

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