I'm forever indebted to the people of TN, says Jayalalithaa    |    AIADMK LEADS IN 140 places    |    AIADMK 137 DMK 77    |    AIADMK Valarmathi leads    |    AIADMK 133 0 DMK+ 98 0 DMDK+ 1 0 OTHERS 0 0    |    AIADMK 127, DMK 82    |    Vedaranyam P V rajendran AIADMK LEADS    |    TAMIL NADU (234) Party Lead WIN AIADMK 130 0 DMK+ 99 0 DMDK+ 3 0 OTHERS 0 0    |    Vijaykanth trails in Ulundurpet    |    AIADMK 128 0 DMK+ 87 0 DMDK+ 1 0 OTHERS 0 0    |    KN Nehru DMK leads in Trichy    |    AIADMK111, DMK 77    |    AIADMK 112    |    AIADMK Vijayakumar Tirupur leads    |    DMK 76 AADMK 109    |    AIADMK Thalavai Sundaram Kanyakumari leads    |    AIADMK 103, DMK 77    |    Nainar Rajendran AIADMK Tirunelveli leading    |    Sarath Kumar trailing    |    Sekar Babu SMk ledas in Harbour    |    Virudhunagar AIADMK leading marginally so far    |    AIADMK 59, DMK 42    |    AIADMKRajendran Kurunjipadi leads    |    Chnadrasekaran leads in Manapparai    |    Vijaykumar AIADMK leads in Tirupur    |    Saktivel AIADMK leads in Salem south    |    DMK Eswarappan leads in Arcot    |    AIADMK leads in Niligiri 3 districts in initial round    |    AIADMK Sathya Panerselvam leading in Panruti    |    DMK Stalin Kumar leading in Thuraiyur    |    Karunanidhi leads in Tiruvarur    |    Election results- AIADMk AND DMK -Neck to neck in initial round                                                 
Shertallay Column
Evolution of Carnatic music -1
Dr Shertallay Renganatha Sharma takes a look back at the origins of Indian music and pins it down to the Vedic age when the very concept of such music began... more
Understand music to listen to music
As an instructor of Carnatic music at the postgraduate-level, Shertallay explains that understanding music is as important as a person learning music... more
Significance of gamakas - 2
Though it is possible to understand gamakas better on the veena, it is also possible to learn it well through vocal music, says our columnist Renganatha Sharma... more
Significance of gamakās - 1
It is a widely accepted fact that music embellished with appropriate gamakās in Carnatic music evoke a soothing effect on the listeners... more
The origins of Tamil music -2
Dr Shertallay Renganatha Sharma of M K University says that there is immense reference to Tamil music in ancient Tamil literature... more
The origins of Tamil music
Dr Shertallay K.N. Renganatha Sharma, renowned associate professor of music in M K University, opens a new column on music... more
Dr. Shertally K.N. Renganatha Sharma
Dr. Shertally K.N. Renganatha Sharma M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D.... more
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