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Kancherla Gopanna (Telugu: కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) (c 1620 – 1680 CE), popularly known as Bhadradri Ramadasu or Bhadrachala Ramadasu(Telugu: భద్రాచల రామదాసు), was a 17th century Indian devotee of Rama and a composer of Carnatic music.[1] He is one among the famous vaggeyakaras (same person being the writer and composer of a song) in the Telugu language, the others being Tyagaraja, Annamayya, Kshetryya. He lived in the village of Nelakondapalli near Bhadrachalam, Andhra Pradesh during the 17th century and is renowned for constructing a famous temple for Rama at Bhadrachalam. His devotional lyrics to Rama are famous in South Indian classical music as Ramadaasu Keertanalu. Even the doyen of South Indian classical music Saint Thyagaraja learned and later improved the style now considered standard krithi form of music composition.He also wrote Dasarathi Shatakamu (దాసరధీ శతకము) with a ‘makuTamu’ (మకుటము) ‘dASaradhee karuNA payOnidhI’ (దాశరధీ కరుణా పయోనిధీ!), a collection of nearly 108 poems dedicated to the son of Dasaratha (Lord Rama).

AalOla tulasi (ఆలోల తులసి)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Ye theeruga nanu (ఏ తీరుగ నను)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More… [

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Vinarayya Taneeshagaru (వినరయ్య తానీషాగారు)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Vere yocanaletike (వేరే యోచనలేటికే)

Kancherla Gopanna (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Vande Raghurama Subanama (వందే రఘురామ)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Vandanamu Sriragunayaka (వందనము శ్రీరఘు)

Kancherla Gopanna (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Unnado ledo Badradriyandu (ఉన్నాడో లేడో భద్రాద్రియందు)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Taralipodamu chala (తరలిపోదాము చాలా)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Tammudu ta villammulu (తమ్ముడు తా విల్లమ్ములు)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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Talupu Tiyyayya (తలుపు తియ్యయ్య)

Composer: (కంచెర్ల గోపన్న) popularly known as Bhadrachala Ramadasu (భద్రాచల రామదాసు), (c1620 – 1680CE) was born in an affluent Niyogi Brahmin family to Linganna Murthy and Kamamba in Nelakondapalli village of Khammamett Taluk, Warangal Division of (erstwhile Hyderabad State) northern Andhra Pradesh.More…

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