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Tanjavur Subbaraya Sastri (தஞ்சாவூர் சுப்பராய சாஸ்திரி)

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Subbaraya Sastri (1803-1862) Born in Tanjavur in 1803 as the second son of Shyama Sastri, he listened to great music at home and at the Bangaru Kamakshi temple. He studied music from his father, who later sent him to Tyagaraja to study music at Tiruvaiyar. Tyagaraja had great reverence for Shyama Sastri andgladly took Subbaraya […]

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