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Koteeswara Iyer (January 1870 – October 21, 1936), was a composer of Carnatic music. He was a grandson of Kavi Kunjara Bharati(1810–1896). Koteeswara Iyer studied music under Poochi Srinivasa Iyengar (1860–1919) and Patnam Subramania Iyer (1845–1902). He composed mainly in the Tamil language and used the mudra Kavi Kunjara Dasan in tribute to his grandfather. He is one of the first vaggeyakara who composed songs in all the 72 melakartha ragas.His contribution to the illustration of vivadhi ragas is invaluable.

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Anjade Nenjame (அன்ஜாதே னென்ஜமே)

Gayathri Devi (2)

Composer: Koteeswara Aiyyar (கோடீஷ்வர ஐய்யர்) , (January 1870-October 21, 1936) An eminent composer in Tamil, Kotiswara Ayyar was a grandson of the great scholar and composer, Kavi Kunjara Bharati (1810-1896), who authored the Skanda Purana kirthanas, Azhagar Kuravanji and several kirtanas. Bharati was a prolific composer and in Kotiswara Ayyar one sees a worthy and […]

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Anbon Annaiye (அன்பொன் அன்னையே)

Venkateswara

Composer: Koteeswara Aiyyar (கோடீஷ்வர ஐய்யர்) , (January 1870-October 21, 1936) An eminent composer in Tamil, Kotiswara Ayyar was a grandson of the great scholar and composer, Kavi Kunjara Bharati (1810-1896), who authored the Skanda Purana kirthanas, Azhagar Kuravanji and several kirtanas. Bharati was a prolific composer and in Kotiswara Ayyar one sees a worthy and […]

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Anaadharakshaka Guha (அனாதரக்ஷக குஹ)

valli muruga

Composer: Koteeswara Aiyyar (கோடீஷ்வர ஐய்யர்) , (January 1870-October 21, 1936) An eminent composer in Tamil, Kotiswara Ayyar was a grandson of the great scholar and composer, Kavi Kunjara Bharati (1810-1896), who authored the Skanda Purana kirthanas, Azhagar Kuravanji and several kirtanas. Bharati was a prolific composer and in Kotiswara Ayyar one sees a worthy and […]

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Amboruha Paadame (அம்போருஹ பாதமே)

Omkareshwar

Composer: Koteeswara Aiyyar (கோடீஷ்வர ஐய்யர்) , (January 1870-October 21, 1936) An eminent composer in Tamil, Kotiswara Ayyar was a grandson of the great scholar and composer, Kavi Kunjara Bharati (1810-1896), who authored the Skanda Purana kirthanas, Azhagar Kuravanji and several kirtanas. Bharati was a prolific composer and in Kotiswara Ayyar one sees a worthy and […]

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Aalalagada (ஆளலாகாதா)

nataraj

Composer: Koteeswara Aiyyar (கோடீஷ்வர ஐய்யர்) , (January 1870-October 21, 1936) An eminent composer in Tamil, Kotiswara Ayyar was a grandson of the great scholar and composer, Kavi Kunjara Bharati (1810-1896), who authored the Skanda Purana kirthanas, Azhagar Kuravanji and several kirtanas. Bharati was a prolific composer and in Kotiswara Ayyar one sees a worthy and […]

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