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History of Hindu music

History of Hindu music

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Published by Sanjay Prakashan in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by S.M. Tagore.
ContributionsTagore, Sourindro Mohun, 1840-1914.
The Physical Object
Pagination287 p. :
Number of Pages287
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16258607M
ISBN 108174532404
LC Control Number2006541799
OCLC/WorldCa74972375

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East Meets West. Ravi Shankar, born april 7, , in Varanasi, is the most famous sitarist in recent history, renowned for compositions of varying musical styles and is best known for his pioneering work in bringing the Indian classical music tradition to the West. This was aided by association with The Beatles (notably George Harrison) as well as his own personal charisma. The Hindus: An Alternative History by Wendy Doniger of the University of Chicago is really not a history at all. In her book, Doniger retells Hindu stories and provides snarky interpretations. One story is about fusing the head of a Brahmin woman onto the body of a Dalit woman. Doniger provides several variants of the theme of transposed heads/5().

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About the Book A treastise on the music of hindustan is a desideratum which has not yet been supplied although several eminent orientalists have endeavoured to penetrate this elegent branches of indian science; Scarcely any parts of it has been elucidated or rendered familiar to fill; How far I have succeeded in an undertaking so difficult (for reasons which shall presently appear); It is for.

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The Indian art of music from the "Imperial gazetteer of India."Pages:   In 7th century AD, Indian music was used to popularize the Hindu philosophy and religious ideas. Many scholarly books on music were written; mention should be made of Jaidev’s “ Gitogobindo ” and sarangdev’s “ Sangeet Ratnakar “.

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Indian Music. Indian music is said to be rooted in the Vedas. It is believed that God himself is musical sound, the sound which pervades the whole universe, i.e. Nada Brahma. Divine, as is Indian Music, the musician has to cultivate a sense of abandonment, in order to fuse with the Supreme reality.

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The first part of the book traces the history of Indian music and the continuity of its theory and practice for more than two thousand years. It is based on many years' research into the vast ancient Sanskrit literature of music. These valuable technical treatises, which lie in the form of scarcely catalogued manuscripts throughout the public /5(15).More information on how the Indian system of music traveled to Europe is provided by Ethel Rosenthal's research in her book, The Story of Indian Music and its Instruments, on page 3, in which she observes, "In The Indian Empire, Sir William Wilson Hunter () remarked that.

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