Tag Archives: TRS

Garudadhvani!

Garudadhvani Note 1:  I am happy to reproduce this article in my blog that appeared in the current issue of Shanmukha – a quarterly journal dedicated to the Arts brought out by Bombay’s Shanmukhananda Sabha. Note 2: I wish to … Continue reading

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Nigamavedavedyam – TRS & An Unusual Hamsadhwani

It’s been a little more than two years since my revered Guru Shri TRS shed his mortal coil. Having had the privilege of being his student for multiple decades, there is hardly a day when I don’t reflect on his … Continue reading

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Lalgudi Siblings’ Concert for the 91st Birthday Celebrations of (late) Prof Dr T V Kuppuswamy

Some Prelude The T.V.Kuppuswami Memorial Festival organized by the T.V.Kuppuswamy trust and the Chandilyan Trust in Chennai a couple of weeks ago had the Lalgudi siblings G.J.R.Krishnan and Vijayalakshmi’s duet concert for the third and the final day.  Kumbakonam K.R.Ganesh … Continue reading

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For the Cause of Music – SAFE Ramabadran

I knew he hadn’t been well for the past few months.  Although my interactions with the veteran rasika and organizer had not been very frequent, we nevertheless used to speak to one another on a fairly consistent basis.  He ALWAYS made it … Continue reading

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Narasimha – Nothing Impossible!

Perhaps one of the most dramatic of all the avatars of the Almighty, Narayana in his unique incarnation as the man-lion has indelibly captured the imagination of devotees, and continues to hold sway as never before.  And today in our … Continue reading

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