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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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P.L. Deshpande

P.L. Deshpande

S. SANKARANARAYANAN

Multifaceted genius P.L. Deshpande, popularly known by his Marathi initials ‘Pu La’, strode the cultural firmament of Maharashtra like a colossus for over four decades. He was a multifaceted genius – illustrious Marathi writer, film and stage ...

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