Sanskrit Influences on Muthuswami Dikshitar’s Lyrics, A Talk

When we think of Sanskrit compositions in Carnatic Music, the first person who comes to mind in Muthuswami Dikshitar. Much has been written and spoken about his life and his songs. A not so well-explored area is the corpus of works in Sanskrit that may have influenced him in his composing. Today’s talk by Sriram V looks at some of these sources.

Organiser: Charsur Arts Foundation
Venue: Narada Gana Sabha, Mini Hall
Time: 6.00 PM
All are welcome!

Check out Sriram’s other events this December/January

29th Dec – A Heritage Walk to commemorate the birth centenary of S Rajam, with singer Ashwath Narayanan

29th Dec – A journey to Thiruvottiyur to explore its music and dance heritage. Contact:

5/6th January – A Heritage Tour of Palar and North Arcot, with singers Archana and Aarthi.

20th January – A Day Trip to Gingee