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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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TM Krishna-MS Subbulakshmi row: What a thinkpiece on dance ...

Firstpost - 16 Dec 2017
Editor's note: TM Krishna's recent comments about MS Subbulakshmi — he said the renowned singer had to 'brahminise' and distance herself from her devadasi roots to gain wider acceptance —stirred up quite the debate about caste dynamics in the ...
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Exhibition on life of MS Subbulakshmi unveiled

Daily Pioneer - 04 Dec 2017
Urban Development Minister CP Singh today inaugurated a 'Photographic Exhibition on the Life of Bharat Ratna recipient Dr. M. S. Subbulakshmi (1916 – 2004)', being organized by Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Ranchi Regional Centre (IGNCA ...
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Why I'm hooked on Carnatic music: Sid Sriram

The Hindu - 18 Dec 2017
Across generations, the torch-bearers of Carnatic music have mastered the art form of connection. Although I wasn't fortunate enough to witness most of these legends live, a few recordings of my favourite musicians come to mind when I think about how ...
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MS Subbulakshmi's great-granddaughter to make singing debut

Times of India - 24 Nov 2017
Aishwarya, the great-granddaughter of the legendary MS Subbulakshmi, is making her playback singing debut with the film Kural 146. The film is directed by Umashankar, an assistant of art director Rajeevan, and the music is by Guru Kalyan. The composer ...
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Welcome MS Subbulakshmi's Great Granddaughter

Gulte - 27 Nov 2017
Aishwarya, the great-granddaughter of the legendary Carnatic singer MS Subbulakshmi, is all set to make her playback singing debut with the Tamil film “Kural 146”. Film's music director Guru Kalyan revealed that he wasn't aware that Aishwarya was ...
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'Sangeetha Kala Sarathy' for Yesudas

The Hindu - 17 Dec 2017
Sabha president Nalli Kuppuswami Chettiar said the kind of dedication the singer has is amazing. Mr. Yesudas practices a month for one concert and only performs 4 to 5 concerts a year, he said. Carnatic musician T.V.Gopalakrishnan said that Mr. Yesudas ...
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Telugu readership is dying

Deccan Chronicle - 23 Nov 2017
“I've heard the live concerts of M.S.Subbulakshmi at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan and Hari Hara Kala Bhavan in Hyderabad. Since childhood, I have been listening to her voice over the radio, TV and tape recorder. It was very evident that she never had any ego ...
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Mellifluous margazhi also a season of bitter spats, controversies

Times of India (blog) - 16 Dec 2017
In the late 1960s, vocalist Ariyakudi Ramanuja Ayyangar patronised Tamil Isai Sangam more because he was upset over the greater importance given to M S Subbulakshmi by the Music Academy and had been insisting to be paid a rupee more than MS at the ...
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Realities Of Caste Politics & Music: Not-So-Distant Cousins

The Logical Indian - 08 Dec 2017
The 'experts of the cultural world' in India have been fuming in rage over TMK's comment on Carnatic music legend MS Subbulakshmi at a talk in Hyderabad at the launch of writer Volga's Telugu translation of TJS George's book M.S. Subbulakshmi:The ...

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