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The Vedic language forms a chain with the isolating, agglutinative and inflexional stages of the Indus language, as proved by the march of the clause ta na Sa of the isolating Indus to the vedic root tarS (to be thirsty). At the isolating stage of the...
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PURANDARADASA JAYANTHI. Saturday, Feb 26 th. 2011.
Sangeeta Pitaamaha, Sri Purandara DAsaru [1480-1564]
Scenario,Purandara DAsa ornamented God with compositions usually known as have been better testified than from the annals of the life of Purandara DAsa.
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Sri Purandara dAsa (1484-1564 C.
KERAYA NEERANU Ragam: Malahari ARO: S R1 M1 PD1 S || AVA
Composer: Purandaradasa. Meaning: Courtesy, Dr. Aruna Turaga, California.
Shri Purandara Dasa and Shri Thyagaraja Aaradhana
Sep 2, 2007 Kannada Balaga (UK) (Registered charity No 326572) proudly presents Shri Purandara Dasa and Shri Thyagaraja. Aaradhana.

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Innovative approach
Charulatha Mani's 'grand Carnatic vocal recital' under the aegis of the South Indian Cultural Association (SICA) was more of a Dasaranama featuring Purandaradasa compositions, Annamacharya and abhangs interspersed by a Thyagaraja and a Dikshitar.
Music and dance review
“Hege Mechisali” of Purandara Dasa in the raga Arabhi. Padma's mother Meenakshi Subrahmanyam was also a musician and composer of nearly a thousand songs.
Melodic wafts
On the other hand, lyrical part was on par with the majesty that characterised “Paripalaya Maam”.
Soaring high with bhakti
We are familiar with the names of male dasas like Purandara Dasa and Kanakadasa. Haridasa means one who is a servant of Hari. Haridasis were women who had surrendered to Hari.
Enlivening swaraprastharas
The lighter session comprised 'Venkatachala Nilayam' by Purandaradasa and the tillana in Bilahari by Ariyakkudi Ramanuja Iyengar.

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Purandara Dasa - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Purandara Vitala
Picture of Sri Purandara Dasa. Brief sketch of Sri Purandara Dasaru..
Royal Carpet Carnatic Composers: Purandara Dasar
Compositions of Sri Purandaradasa
Compositions of Sri Purandaradasa. The following are some of the compositions of Sri Purandaradasa 1.ambiga nA ninna Script of the song in language: 1.
CARNATIC MUSIC GUIDE: Sri Purandara Dasa (1494-1564)
Aug 15, 2007 Purandara Dasa was born in 1484 in Pandarpur, an obscure village near Purandargarh near Poona.

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