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Inheritor of extraordinary dance
He did in-depth study of the Praacheen Tala Paddhati (the old system of rhythmic compositions), hence the Tala-Paksha (rhythmic aspect) is very strong in this style. Even the Hastak (hand gesture) would go according to the 'Vazan' of Tala and Laya.
Underage marriages plague tribes, dalits
Ahmedabad: Karuna, a 15-year-old girl from Vadva is married to Lalji, 18. Karuna's parents married her off at the tender age of 13 years, and now she has a daughter. Her parents were planning to send her to Saurashtra for work, but fearing untoward ...
The sound of tradition
Adhering to melam paddhati, the pallavi's anuloma-viloma segment traversed madhyama, dhurita and vilamba kala, then madhyama, dhurita and tisram of the dhurita kala. The thani was a laya enthusiast's dream come true. Thundering across a dazzling ...
Tyagaraja: Saint, Seer and Composer
A point to be realised here is that the raga nomenclature and its derivatives of the Tyagaraia and post-Tyagaraja school of composers follow the sampuma mela paddhati, unlike the school of Venkatamakhi, which follows the asampuma mela paddathi.
Catch the glow
Following paddhati or playing with new ideas, Gurucharan seems fearless in his approach. He makes enough time between his concert schedule to join hands with other musicians, especially his favourite, pianist Anil Srinivasan to savour music on his own ...

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