Sri Purandaradasar Keertanaigal - Tamil | Music Book
• A captivating compilation of devotional songs composed by the legendary saint and poet, Sri Purandaradasa, this Karnatic music book celebrates the divine music and poetic brilliance of one of the most revered figures in the history of Carnatic music.
• The collection in this kirtans book features a wide range of Keertanas, which are devotional compositions sung in praise of deities, particularly Lord Krishna and Lord Vishnu. Sri Purandaradasa's Keertanas are renowned for their lyrical beauty, melodic richness, and profound spiritual depth. This book presents a selection of his timeless compositions, allowing readers to immerse themselves in the enchanting world of his devotional poetry.
• The Karnatic music book begins with an introduction that provides insights into the life and contributions of Sri Purandaradasa. Readers will discover the fascinating journey of this 15th-century poet-saint, who played a pivotal role in shaping the Carnatic music tradition. His compositions not only captivated listeners but also revolutionized the way devotional music was approached and performed.
• The Keertanas featured in this kirtans book are presented in their original Tamil form, showcasing the elegance and simplicity of Sri Purandaradasa's language and expression. Each Keertana is accompanied by a transliteration in English, making it accessible to a wider audience, including those who not be familiar with the Tamil language.
• In addition to the lyrical content, the book provides brief explanations of the meaning and context of each Keertana, enabling readers to delve deeper into the spiritual and philosophical themes woven into the compositions. These explanations offer insights into the devotional fervor, the symbolism, and the metaphysical significance of Sri Purandaradasa's compositions, allowing readers to connect more intimately with the essence of the songs.
• "Sri Purandaradasar Keertanaigal" serves as a treasure trove for music enthusiasts, practitioners, and devotees of Sri Purandaradasa's work. Whether one is interested in exploring the profound spirituality of the songs or wishes to learn and perform these compositions, this book provides a valuable resource for understanding and appreciating the rich legacy of Sri Purandaradasa and his enduring contributions to the realm of devotional music.
• Immerse yourself in the divine melodies and poetic brilliance of Sri Purandaradasar's Keertanas with this captivating Tamil Karnatic music book/kirtans book, and experience the transformative power of music that transcends time and connects the soul to the divine.