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Sevasadanam is one of the early Tamil films to be set in a contemporar...

wikipedia - 16 Sep 2016
Sevasadanam is one of the early Tamil films to be set in a contemporary social setting and to advocate reformist social policies. The film is an adapted version of Premchand's novel Bazaar-e-Husn. The veteran Marxist leader N. Sankaraiah, has described Sevasadanam as an "unusual film" for choosing the subject of marriages between young girls and old men (which had social sanction). According to him, the film successfully broughtout the "sufferings of the girl" (acted by M.S.) and the "mental agony of the ag
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MS Subbulakshmi's legacy: Third generation vows to keep tradition

Deccan Chronicle - 25 Sep 2017
As a seven-year-old, M S Subbulakshmi's great-granddaughter Aishwarya once sang for her at their home and the Carnatic music legend's response was, “You will carry forward my legacy”. While Subbulakshmi died 13 years ago at the age of 88, the love for ...
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MS Subbulakshmi's great-granddaughters meet PM Modi

Hindustan Times - 19 Sep 2017
S Aishwarya and S Saundarya, great-granddaughters of legendary Carnatic singer MS Subbulakshmi on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. They were accompanied by their parents V Shrinivasan and Geetha Shrinivasan. Aishwarya and ...
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Vice President releases Commemorative Coin on MS Subbulakshmi

Jagran Josh - 20 Sep 2017
Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu on 19 September 2017 released a Commemorative Coin on Bharat Ratna Dr MS Subbulakshmi on the occasion of Birth Centenary Commemoration of M.S. Subbulakshmi. M.S. Subbulakshmi was a legendary and iconic ...
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Music acquired divine dimension with MS Subbulakshmi: Naidu

RadioandMusic.com - 21 Sep 2017
NEW DELHI: Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has described renowned singer Dr M S Subbulakshmi as a legendary and iconic figure who mesmerized everyone from Mahatma Gandhi to the common man. Addressing the gathering at an event to inaugurate ...
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100-rupee coins on MS Subbulakshmi and MG Ramchandran

Afternoon Voice - 25 Sep 2017
Media-reports indicate about Union Finance Ministry having issued some notification for silver-alloy coins in new denomination of rupees-100 apart from new-designed coins in denominations of rupees 5 and 10 to commemorate birth-anniversaries of Bharat ...
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The Hindu award for vocalists is here

The Hindu - 14 Oct 2017
Participants between the ages of 18 and 26 can record their voice and send in the sample audio CD on or before October 20, 2017 to M. S. Subbulakshmi Award 2017, C/o SAREGAMA, Kasi Arcade, III Floor, 116, Theagaraya Road, T. Nagar, Chennai ...
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Singer TM Krishna wins Indira Gandhi National Integration

Press Trust of India - 14 Oct 2017
The earlier recipients include spiritual leader Swami Ranganathananda, freedom fighter Aruna Asaf Ali, the Bharat Scounts and Guides, bureaucrat P N Haksar, singer M S Subbulakshmi, former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi (posthumously) and former ...
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A concert to remember!

The Hindu - 12 Oct 2017
The Delhi based Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts organized a series of Carnatic music concerts recently to mark the concluding of the year long birth centenary celebrations of the renowned Carnatic vocalist late M.S. Subbulakshmi. In all ...
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Great-granddaughters of Subbulakshmi meet Modi

Indulge (press release) - 20 Sep 2017
S. Aishwarya and S. Saundarya, great-granddaughters of legendary Carnatic singer M.S. Subbulakshmi on Tuesday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi. They were accompanied by their parents V. Shrinivasan and Geetha Shrinivasan. Aishwarya and ...
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Another story of Dipavali: SheBaba by Renuka Narayanan

Hindustan Times - 14 Oct 2017
The story goes that MS suddenly lost her voice prior to the UN concert. She prayed to the Kanchi Paramacharya to save her, as India's representative, from the disgrace of a no-show and recovered in time to sing and win a standing ovation for the song.
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In step with creativity

The Hindu - 21 Sep 2017
Deepti explained that she included this number in her repertoire as it was popularised by M.S. Subbulakshmi, whose birth centenary was being celebrated by the organisers. Choreographed by Deepti's gurus, the Dhananjayans, it was a mixture of dance and ...
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Playwright takes the stage to voice dissent

Times of India - 14 Oct 2017
Initiated to the arts as a student at the Kalakshetra Foundation, she was exposed early to the natural integration of dance, drama and music. Her tryst as a journalist taught her the importance of questioning, the decade as an accompanist to MS ...
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How Much Music-Minded Was The Mahatma?

Outlook India - 05 Oct 2017
More so from the famed vocalist M.S. Subbulakshmi. “Her voice is exceedingly sweet,” Gandhi was later quoted (by fellow freedom fighter Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel) as saying. “To sing a bhajan is one thing; to sing it by losing oneself in god is quite ...
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A Book Lover's Paradise Tucked Away in a Garage in Chennai

The Quint - 12 Oct 2017
I was walking down the busy road of RA Puram in Chennai looking for a quaint bookstore located in the garage of a building, that houses the rarest of books – first editions, magazines and advertisements dating back to 1930s - but not many know about it.

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