MUSIC


Shri S Rajam - vocalist, musicologist & painter (10 Feb 1919 -29 Jan 2010)
A confluence of art and music on 72 Melakarta Ragas
12 chakras of music, the mind, body and soul (A booklet in pdf format)

Chart of the 72 Melakarta Ragas (pdf)
Concept, painting and melakarta details by: Sangita Kala Acarya S. Rajam & Kallidaikurici Veenai S. Venkatesan
Designed and Published by: Corporate Communications Department, L&T, ECC Division, Chennai


S.Rajam has illustrated the book Dancing with Siva, Hinduism's Contemporary Catechism by Satguru Sivaya Subramuniyaswami (Kauai's Hindu Monastery), published by Himalayan Academy, USA, India.
The book is available online along with the illustrations.


Mystic significance
A look at S. Rajamís calendar with reference to November and December
The HIndu, Friday Review, Oct 24, 2008


Interviews with S.Rajam by Lalitharam

Adhisaya Rajam! Abborva Rajam

Oviyar/Paadagar Rajathidam sila kelvigal


Information from Musings on Music, a publication by Shri S.Rajam
Origin & Classification
 
Saptha Swaras
 
Composers
 
Terms in musical parlance



Tributes to S.Rajam
www.varalaru.com - February 27 - S.Rajam Special Issue (Most articles are in Tamil)

- S.Rajam, Sangeetha Oviyam
 
- Tribute to S.Rajam - Videos
 
- Raja Margam by Lalitha
 
- Rajam - My Father by Ram Murthi
 
- Poem in praise of S.Rajam by Harikrishnan
 
- Arpanippin marupeyar S.Rajam by Dr.N.Ramanathan
 
- Remembering S.Rajam by S.Janaki
 
- Kalaiyodu vaazhvaangu vaazhbavar by Arun
 
- My Guru by Vijayalakshmi Subramaniam
 


Extraordinary life
Tribute to Shri S Rajam By Gowri Ramnarayan
featured in The Hindu, Friday, Feb 05, 2010


Rajam's romance with cinema
Tribute to Shri S Rajam By Randor Guy
featured in The Hindu, Friday, Feb 05, 2010

Music, his canvas
AGE DOES NOT MATTER HERE: S. Rajam guides seekers with a steady hand
Review By Sriram Venkatkrishnan
featured in The Hindu, Friday Review, Feb 13, 2009