Subscribe for Newsletters and Discounts
Be the first to receive our thoughtfully written
religious articles and product discounts.
Your interests (Optional)
This will help us make recommendations and send discounts and sale information at times.
By registering, you may receive account related information, our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
.
By subscribing, you will receive our email newsletters and product updates, no more than twice a month. All emails will be sent by Exotic India using the email address info@exoticindia.com.

Please read our Privacy Policy for details.
|6
Your Cart (0)
Share our website with your friends.
Email this page to a friend
Books > Performing Arts > Samskrta and Sangita (Sanskrit and Music)
Displaying 91 of 1281         Previous  |  NextSubscribe to our newsletter and discounts
Samskrta and Sangita (Sanskrit and Music)
Pages from the book
Samskrta and Sangita (Sanskrit and Music)
Look Inside the Book
Description
Preface

The K. S. R. Institute has great pleasure in bringing out the present book entitled "Samskrta and Sangita" consisting of articles on music and dance by Dr. S. S. Janaki.

The Institute has collected all the published and unpublished articles of Dr. Janaki with a view to publish them in four volumes. The first volume entitled "Some Aspects of Sanskrit Drama and Dramaturgy" comprising of twenty articles by her on the subject was published by the Institute in 2005, commemorating the Institute's Diamond Jubliee.

A worthy pupil of the great savant Dr. V. Raghavan, she had imbibed his deep interest in the fields of Sahitya, Sangita, Natya and had dedicated herself to the studies of these Jastras, covering both the laksana and laksyamsas.

The present volume on "Samskrta and Sangita" is a collection of 12 articles on the subject. The first three articles deal with the title itself, tracing the connection between Samskrta and Sangita from Vedic times and the last three with related fields of Niitya and Alankdra siistras. In between are the six bulky articles specifically on Muttusvami Diksitar and his krtis.

Of these six, the first is about Diksitar and his Krtis in general; the second deals with Diksitar and the city of Tiruvarur; the third and fourth deal with Ganapati Kirtanas in general and the Maha and Ucchista Ganapatis in particular; the fifth article is on the Caturdasa ragamalikii - Sri Visvandtham bhaje' ham and the sixth article is on the Navagraha Kirtanas. The last two articles by themselves can be considered asindependent monographs. Dr. Janaki has provided the texts with translation and has made quite a deep study of these krtis. These articles provide a fund of information to the research scholars on Diksitar and his krtis.

The Institute gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance granted by the Sangeet Natak Akademi, New Delhi, for publishing this book.

We are also indebted to the authorities of various Journals, for giving us permission to publish the articles in this volume.

Dr. Sita Sundar Ram, Senior research fellow of the Institute and Ms. R. Subasri and Ms. Ramadevi Sekhar, the academic staff of the Institute, have assisted the editorial committee in proof-reading. Ms. V. Anusha has been responsible for the preparation of the Index. ,

Ms. K. Vidyuta (Post-graduate student in Sanskrit) deserves our sincere thanks for type- setting, lay-out and wrapper design of this text.

M/s. Sri Sai Suja Enterprises are to be thanked for the neat printing and nice get-up of this book.

 

Contents

 

  Preface iii
  Contents vii
  Samskrta And Sangita  
I Role of Sanskrit in the development of Indian Music 1
II Samskrta And Sangita 51
III Sangita in the Vedic Period 67
IV Sri Muttusvami Diksitar and his Krtis 80
V Muttusvami Dikasitar and Tiruvarur 88
VI Ganapati Kirtanas of Muttusvami Diksitar 100
VII Two Ganapati in Muttusvami Diksitar's Songs 123
VIII Sri Visvanatham Bhaje'ham- Caturdasa Ragamalika- A Study 139
IX Navagraha Kirtanas of Sri Muttusvami Diksitar 179
X Indian Classical Dance and Temple Tradition 235
XI Citations in the Brhaddesi 259
XII Contribution of Tamil Nadu to Sanskrit- Alankara, Sangita and Natya Sastras 283
  General Index 296

 

Sample Pages




















Samskrta and Sangita (Sanskrit and Music)

Item Code:
NAL631
Cover:
Hardcover
Edition:
2015
ISBN:
9788185170459
Language:
English
Size:
9.0 inch x 6.0 inch
Pages:
348 (4 Color and 1 B/W Illustrations)
Other Details:
Weight of the Book: 555 gms
Price:
$33.00
Discounted:
$26.40   Shipping Free
You Save:
$6.60 (20%)
Look Inside the Book
Add to Wishlist
Send as e-card
Send as free online greeting card
Samskrta and Sangita (Sanskrit and Music)

Verify the characters on the left

From:
Edit     
You will be informed as and when your card is viewed. Please note that your card will be active in the system for 30 days.

Viewed 2351 times since 13th Jun, 2017
Preface

The K. S. R. Institute has great pleasure in bringing out the present book entitled "Samskrta and Sangita" consisting of articles on music and dance by Dr. S. S. Janaki.

The Institute has collected all the published and unpublished articles of Dr. Janaki with a view to publish them in four volumes. The first volume entitled "Some Aspects of Sanskrit Drama and Dramaturgy" comprising of twenty articles by her on the subject was published by the Institute in 2005, commemorating the Institute's Diamond Jubliee.

A worthy pupil of the great savant Dr. V. Raghavan, she had imbibed his deep interest in the fields of Sahitya, Sangita, Natya and had dedicated herself to the studies of these Jastras, covering both the laksana and laksyamsas.

The present volume on "Samskrta and Sangita" is a collection of 12 articles on the subject. The first three articles deal with the title itself, tracing the connection between Samskrta and Sangita from Vedic times and the last three with related fields of Niitya and Alankdra siistras. In between are the six bulky articles specifically on Muttusvami Diksitar and his krtis.

Of these six, the first is about Diksitar and his Krtis in general; the second deals with Diksitar and the city of Tiruvarur; the third and fourth deal with Ganapati Kirtanas in general and the Maha and Ucchista Ganapatis in particular; the fifth article is on the Caturdasa ragamalikii - Sri Visvandtham bhaje' ham and the sixth article is on the Navagraha Kirtanas. The last two articles by themselves can be considered asindependent monographs. Dr. Janaki has provided the texts with translation and has made quite a deep study of these krtis. These articles provide a fund of information to the research scholars on Diksitar and his krtis.

The Institute gratefully acknowledges the financial assistance granted by the Sangeet Natak Akademi, New Delhi, for publishing this book.

We are also indebted to the authorities of various Journals, for giving us permission to publish the articles in this volume.

Dr. Sita Sundar Ram, Senior research fellow of the Institute and Ms. R. Subasri and Ms. Ramadevi Sekhar, the academic staff of the Institute, have assisted the editorial committee in proof-reading. Ms. V. Anusha has been responsible for the preparation of the Index. ,

Ms. K. Vidyuta (Post-graduate student in Sanskrit) deserves our sincere thanks for type- setting, lay-out and wrapper design of this text.

M/s. Sri Sai Suja Enterprises are to be thanked for the neat printing and nice get-up of this book.

 

Contents

 

  Preface iii
  Contents vii
  Samskrta And Sangita  
I Role of Sanskrit in the development of Indian Music 1
II Samskrta And Sangita 51
III Sangita in the Vedic Period 67
IV Sri Muttusvami Diksitar and his Krtis 80
V Muttusvami Dikasitar and Tiruvarur 88
VI Ganapati Kirtanas of Muttusvami Diksitar 100
VII Two Ganapati in Muttusvami Diksitar's Songs 123
VIII Sri Visvanatham Bhaje'ham- Caturdasa Ragamalika- A Study 139
IX Navagraha Kirtanas of Sri Muttusvami Diksitar 179
X Indian Classical Dance and Temple Tradition 235
XI Citations in the Brhaddesi 259
XII Contribution of Tamil Nadu to Sanskrit- Alankara, Sangita and Natya Sastras 283
  General Index 296

 

Sample Pages




















Post a Comment
 
Post Review
Post a Query
For privacy concerns, please view our Privacy Policy

Related Items

Music-Dance and Musical Instruments: During The Period of Nayakas (1673-1732)
by Dr. K. Kusuma Bai
Hardcover (Edition: 2000)
Chaukhambha Sanskrit Bhawan
Item Code: IDF598
$22.50$18.00
You save: $4.50 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Music To Thy Ears: Great Masters of Hindustani Instrumental Music
by Mohan Nadkarni
Hardcover (Edition: 2002)
Somaiya Publications Pvt. Ltd.
Item Code: IDF834
$30.00$24.00
You save: $6.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Music and Musical Thought in Early India
Item Code: IMD23
$39.50$31.60
You save: $7.90 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Forgotten Chapters of Music (And 22 Krithis of Thyagaraja on The Science, Art and Beauty of Music)
Item Code: NAM320
$25.00$20.00
You save: $5.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
SACRED MUSIC Its Origins, Powers, and Future (Traditional Music in Today's World)
by Alain Danielou
Paperback (Edition: 2003)
Indica Books, Varanasi
Item Code: IDD706
$25.00$20.00
You save: $5.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Musical Compositions of Sri Sadasiva Brahmendra Saraswathi
by Prof. K. Kamala
Paperback (Edition: 2004)
Osmania University, Hyderabad
Item Code: NAD389
$20.00$16.00
You save: $4.00 (20%)
SOLD
Music In Valmiki’s Ramayana
Deal 10% Off
by Subhadra Desai
Hardcover (Edition: 2008)
Shubhi Publications
Item Code: IHG001
$55.00$39.60
You save: $15.40 (10 + 20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
Hindustani Music (Thirteenth To Twentieth Centuries)
Item Code: NAE031
$90.00$72.00
You save: $18.00 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now
The Ragas of Northern Indian Music
Item Code: IMD33
$38.50$30.80
You save: $7.70 (20%)
Add to Cart
Buy Now

Testimonials

Very grateful for this service, of making this precious treasure of Haveli Sangeet for ThakurJi so easily in the US. Appreciate the fact that notation is provided.
Leena, USA.
The Bhairava painting I ordered by Sri Kailash Raj is excellent. I have been purchasing from Exotic India for well over a decade and am always beyond delighted with my extraordinary purchases and customer service. Thank you.
Marc, UK
I have been buying from Exotic India for years and am always pleased and excited to receive my packages. Thanks for the quality products.
Delia, USA
As ever, brilliant price and service.
Howard, UK.
The best and fastest service worldwide - I am in Australia and I put in a big order of books (14 items) on a Wednesday; it was sent on Friday and arrived at my doorstep early on Monday morning - amazing! All very securely packed in a very strong cardboard box. I have bought several times from Exotic India and the service is always exceptionally good. THANK YOU and NAMASTE!
Charles (Rudra)
I just wanted to say that this is I think my 3rd (big) order from you, and the last two times I received immaculate service, the books arrived well and it has been a very pleasant experience. Just wanted to say thanks for your efficient service.
Shantala, Belgium
Thank you so much EXOTIC INDIA for the wonderfull packaging!! I received my order today and it was gift wrapped with so much love and taste in a beautiful golden gift wrap and everything was neat and beautifully packed. Also my order came very fast... i am impressed! Besides selling fantastic items, you provide an exceptional customer service and i will surely purchase again from you! I am very glad and happy :) Thank you, Salma
Salma, Canada.
Artwork received today. Very pleased both with the product quality and speed of delivery. Many thanks for your help.
Carl, UK.
I wanted to let you know how happy we are with our framed pieces of Shree Durga and Shree Kali. Thank you and thank your framers for us. By the way, this month we offered a Puja and Yagna to the Ardhanarishwara murti we purchased from you last November. The Brahmin priest, Shree Vivek Godbol, who was visiting LA preformed the rites. He really loved our murti and thought it very paka. I am so happy to have found your site , it is very paka and trustworthy. Plus such great packing and quick shipping. Thanks for your service Vipin, it is a pleasure.
Gina, USA
My marble statue of Durga arrived today in perfect condition, it's such a beautiful statue. Thanks again for giving me a discount on it, I'm always very pleased with the items I order from you. You always have the best quality items.
Charles, Tennessee
TRUSTe
Language:
Currency:
All rights reserved. Copyright 2017 © Exotic India