Composer: Mayuram Vedanayakam Pillai (மயூரம் வேதநாயகம் பிள்ளை) (11 October 1826 – 21 July 1889) also called as “Varakavi” in Tamil, this poet wrote philosophical, thought-provoking poems said to be divinely inspired. He was Born in Kulatur close to Tirucirapalli to Savarimutu PiLLai and ArokiamariammaaL on October 11, 1826, he was a prodigy in school and […]
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Composer: Vanamaamalai Jiyar Swaami (Tamil: வானமாமலை சியர் சுவாமி). A holy saint of the Vaishnava sect of Hinduism, he resides at Vanamamamali Mutt in Nanguneri. His role was as disciple to Manavala Mamunigal and as priest to Appacharianna, a direct decendant of Sri Mudaliandan Swami. Mudaliandan Swami was among the Seventy Four(74) Simhasanadhipathis established by Ramanuja […]
Composer: Veena Bhairavamurthy (వీణ భైరవమూర్తి) . His Padapange Jatamulanmatini in Simhendra Madyamam is a popular kriti.More
S. Kalyanaraman He was born June 2, 1930. A senior vocalist, S. Kalyanaraman belongs to Komal and was born at his mother’s village of Thiruvengadu, a village noted for musically talented men. His father N.Srinivasa Ayyar was a grandson of Komal Muthu Bhagavathar.