Amazing facts - NELLAIYAPPAR KOIL

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arasi
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Re: Amazing facts - NELLAIYAPPAR KOIL

Post #26 by arasi » 10 Jun 2010, 07:28

Keerthi,
Thank you for the song. Yes, it is lovely and Shashikiran sings it beautifully with feeling and nidAnam.
Thanks SK!
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Re: Amazing facts - NELLAIYAPPAR KOIL

Post #27 by harimau » 10 Jun 2010, 10:25

arasi wrote:Thanks, Harimau! We needed a non-nellai person to point it this out!


I remember you asking quite some time back if I am from the Cauvery delta, what with my opinions about purity in Carnatic music.

Having stayed quiet at that time, I have now given you the answer! I wouldn't be caught dead in Tanjore district, though I would visit the temples there! :grin:
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Re: Amazing facts - NELLAIYAPPAR KOIL

Post #28 by arasi » 10 Jun 2010, 20:13

Yes, now I have the answer from you! Isn't' it narrow-minded of us to think that only Tanjavur and Nellai areas of TN have produced great music and rasikAs? We can include North Arcot and the rest of TN too--and all the southern states as well ;)
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Re: Amazing facts - NELLAIYAPPAR KOIL

Post #29 by rshankar » 10 Jun 2010, 20:15

arasi wrote: We can include North Arcot

Excluding NA (North Arcot, or North America) would certainly not be correct :P
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