Early Morning Relaxation Music-1

This audio is created to bring in a synergy between body and mind. It is an early morning  Meditative tune, to kick start your day afresh and relaxed.  This relaxation tune is set in raaga malayamaaruta, a derivative of main stream/mELakarta raaga chakravaaka. The raaga has the potential to raise the kuNDalini energy as it… Read More

Analogy of Flute and Human Body

The working of wind instruments is of special interest to me since I could draw an easy analogy between this and human body. This is a humble effort to put my understanding and analogy of the same. Wind instruments like flute work on the principle of open air columns/open pipes. Explained generally in crude terms,… 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