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Music Therapy Workshop in Mysore

A workshop on Music Therapy was conducted in Mysore on 3.3.17. The Audience were explained about how rhythm forms an explicit component of not only music but, the human body-mind too, in the form of heart beat, pulse and so on. The audience showed a great response by joining me, in bhajans and group chants.… Read More

Bhajans/Devaranamas Audio 1

This is a set of 3-4 devaranamas, composed by Haridasas (Saint poets of Karnataka), discussed in English for an easy understanding for people across the globe. The songs under this episode: karuNaakara nee, Raaga kaapi, taaLa: Adi Composer: Purandaradasa karuNAkara neenembuvudEtakO bharavase illenage|| paripariyali ee narajanmavannittu¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† tirugi tirugi mana baLalisuvuda kaNDu||karuNAkara|| kari dhruva bali pAnchAli… Read More

Moods/Emotions of Carnatic Ragas

The question is how does the effect of a sound or music create different moods? The ragas are so composed that the notes or Swaras are arranged in a particular fashion. For ex: in a melakarta raga, all seven notes appear in order both in the ascent and descent as well. Whereas, in the janya… Read More

Music- A scientific and meta scientific perspective

Introduction ‚ÄėWhere words fail, music speaks‚Äô, – HC Anderson. HC Anderson was a famous musician and a Danish author is best known for writing children’s stories including “The Little Mermaid” and “The Ugly Duckling.”¬†By its very nature, music is a powerful medium for communicating emotions to others as well as to oneself. Scientific evidence Let‚Äôs… Read More

Music And Noise

How is Music different from Noise? If music be considered as a treat to the soul, noise may be regarded as anti-music for it has an adverse effect not only on human body and mind but all living species on earth and the entire universe. But one of the most revealing facts which fascinates me… Read More

Brief Introduction to Ragas of Carnatic Music

The first classification of Carnatic ragas into mELakarta system dates back to 17th century, pioneered by Sri Venkatamakhi. The classification was made, considering 16 shades or variants of saptaswaras (unlike the 12 variants of Hindustani system) and hence as much as 72 distinct melakarta or Janaka/parent ragas were formed. Each parent/ Janaka raga has a… Read More

Will the light ever shine?

Will the light ever shine onto us?? Does it really matter? Do we end up missing the beauty of the night…the beauty of darkness…ignoring the night…. Perhaps the light is embedded…within the darkness… Perhaps the outer is only a tool to prod us…encouraging us¬†¬†to look for the light within… Start with Acceptance…With acceptance there is… Read More

Enhancing Your World Of Wellness – Logic Vs Emotions??

The World Is Chaotic. Restless. Turbulent beneath the Calm Can the inner world or the worlds within an individual be any different? For a World driven by cold and calculative logic….the answer is “NO”. It is simply logical that it mimics the outer…Ain’t it? However the inhabitant individuals are fortunately not ROBOTS…The individuals¬†are not only… Read More

Enriching Your World of Wellness

  All of us have a world within our brain…There are as many worlds as there are individuals. All of us, I am certain would like to enrich the world within… And surprisingly it’s not money that can enrich the world within…     Finances are needed on a Societal plane…Enriching the World of Wellness… Read More

A journey from A2A

It‚Äôs the age of Abbreviations‚Ķ A2A is what I would like to call a Journey‚Ķ A Journey of Understanding‚Ķ A Journey of Empowerment‚ĶA Journey of Clarity.. A journey from Awareness to Acceptance(A2A) or Acceptance to Awareness(still A2A) in the experiential array of human emotions assorted under ‚ÄúLife‚ÄĚ. One of the basic cause of worry for… Read More