Basavanna was a 12th-century Hindu philosopher, statesman, Kannada poet in the Niraakaara Shiva-focussed Bhakti movement and a social reformer during. Read Basavannanavara Vachanagalu book reviews & author details and more at Basavannanavara Vachanagalu (Kannada) Paperback.

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Vqchanagalu partridge bird worries about moonlight The lotus flower worries about the sunrise The bee only worries about drinking fragrant nector My only worry is to be reminiscing about you Oh my lord of kUDala sangama!

The first one tells about the desperation and longing Basavanna had for Shiva, the lord of kUDala sangama A place in Karnataka, where river malaprabha joins river krishna. And here is the tranlation: Now, we have just over a thousand of his compositions available. Koodala sangama — A place at the confluence of Krishna and Malaprabha rivers in Karnataka.

And this song, tutturu toorenduis one of them. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use.

Basavanna was a 12th-century Hindu philosopher, statesman, Kannada poet in the Niraakaara Shiva-focussed Bhakti movement and a social reformer during the reign of the Kalachuri-dynasty king Bijjala I in Karnataka, India.

Akka Mahadevi Kannada vachanagalu. We are so close to the magical number 32!

But this song is also significant in basavajna ways. Account Options Sign in. First lets see what he says in one of the stanzas of tutturu toorendu: If you do not read Kannada, here is the notation for the Varna in English:. There is pretty little information available on how many of his compositions were sung.

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Basavanna spread social awareness through his poetry, popularly known as Vachanaas. This site uses cookies. For a long time, Indian music was supposed to have 32 major rAgas.


And, if you are keen on reading more vachanas, but do not know kannaDa, here is your best bet — A collection of vachanas kannaea in English by Prof A K Ramanujam: As the chief minister of his kingdom, he introduced new public kanada such as the Anubhava Mantapa or, the “hall of spiritual experience” ,which welcomed men and women from all socio-economic backgrounds to discuss spiritual and mundane questions of life, in open.

Make my body the fretboard, Make my head resonator Make my nerves into the strings Sing those thirtytwo rAgas Play intensely Oh the lord of kUDala sangama! Get your Free Bingo game offline and enjoy the best Bingo game out there!

Basavanna, a social reformer from Karnataka AD has this in one of his vachanas saying:. Kalyani has passed the test of time. This normally happens at the drut — or fast phrases. Speaking of Siva -neelanjana. My Book, on Google Play! Krishna is described by Purandara as playing his flue this way. Listen to this vachana here: Those who know the composition of Purandara dAsa: Now do you see why I said this technique could not be all that new?

There is a very strong likelyhood that the later day haridAsas of Karnataka were influenced by the vachanas of Basavanna and others of the 12th century.

The second vachana talks about the likes and dislikes of his lord Shiva: However, being vachanagslu musician he was, some of his compositions talk about various musical aspects, although indirectly. Composers who came in the 18thth centuries explored all facets of this rAga, and today it has became one of the major rAgas of Karnataka Sangeetha.


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Brahma, who learnt all the Vedas, had to lose his head. This is a song written by Vcahanagalu Dasaacknowledged as a pioneer in Karnataka Sangeetha. You can distinctly hear the sound I am indicating by the phrase thur-thur-thur at several places. Purandara dasa is said to have composed hundreds of thousands of compositions. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: The title of this blog happens to be the opening line pallavi of one of his songs.

Philosophy quotes from vachanaalu Worlds greatest Philosophers. This has showed up even prior to Purandara dAsa. World History book in english with all events arranged from Bigbang – till date.

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Neither is he fond of music Nor is he fond of the Vedas Our good lord of kUDala sangamais fond of devotion! How unfortunate for us? Ravana, who made wonderful music did not lead a full life.

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Here is the text transliterated: Oh boy, How wrong our inferences could be! However, he does not list out all the 32 raagas in this song. If you happen to know a link, please pass it on! Added more vachanas to the list for offline reading.