LEARNING ABOUT INDIAN MUSIC : RAGA MAYAMALAVAGOWLA PART-02

We will first see the moods that mayamalavagowla creates and then see how some of the popular compositions reflect (if at all) these moods. I : The basic mood and color that Mayamalavagowla creates: Mayamalavagowla / Bhairav is a raga steeped in bhakti. In Hindustani music, Bhairav is considered as a morning raga. So this raga invokes a sense of bhakti, devotion, piteousness […]

LEARNING ABOUT INDIAN MUSIC : RAGA MAYAMALAVAGOWLA PART -01

For the first raga, we will take up Mayamalavagowla  as it is called in South Indian Carnatic Music or an equivalent Bhairavas, called in the North Indian Hindustani Music. This raga is the first taught in carnatic music classes. The swaras that comprise this raga are as follows. Sa  Ri1  Ga3  Ma1  Pa  Da1 Ni3 Sa’ in the Arohanam or the […]

BABY STEPS IN THE PURSUIT TO KNOW ABOUT INDIAN MUSIC

Music as we had mentioned before is a collection of sounds and silences. But it is not as random as it seems. Sound is, as our friend wikipedia says, a mechanical wave that is an oscillation of pressure transmitted through a solid, liquid, or gas, composed of frequencies within the range of hearing and of a level sufficiently […]

INDIAN MUSIC

What is Music? Music, as referred in our wikipedia, is an art form based on sound and silence. There is music in everything; from a baby wailing to the sound of rain drops, from a train whistle to the divine sound of a flute. In sound as well as in the silence that lies in […]

8 TIPS TO MANAGE BLOGGING WHILE YOU TRAVEL

1. Write content ahead of time. Before you leave on any trip, set aside a couple of days to write posts and edit photos so that you have a back log of articles to post. You should have a schedule of content to follow, which would make it easy to come up with content. 2. […]

TIPS TO INCREASE YOUR PRODUCTIVITY AS A BLOGGER

The goals of this article are to help you be smart and productive with your blogging life. 1. Write down: 1. All the tasks that need to be completed 2. How long it will take to do each one 3. Prioritize the tasks 4. Their deadlines The idea of this is for you to be […]

KILLERS STRATEGIES TO BRAINSTORM NEW BLOG POST IDEAS

Write down the points which come to your mind, wherever you’re because you never know when those little gems in your brain fade away. Search for your competitors and glance through what they are writing. Once done, you would get to know, how to improve upon the content of your competitors and how to differentiate […]

WANNA CREATE A MONEY MAKING TRAVEL BLOG??

In this guide, we’ll show you how to start a blog site and give you the strategies we use to make money from our website. WHO SHOULD READ THIS? This is for anyone who wants to create a blog or aspiring to be a blogger in the future and eventually convert it into successful money […]

6 BUDGET FRIENDLY ABROAD LOCATIONS FOR HONEYMOON

Most of the newly wed couples in India love to go abroad for their honeymoon. However, some might not have the required budget to celebrate this special occasion with much grandeur. We have tried our best to collate the information related to some budget friendly locations which won’t burn a hole in your wallet, but […]

THE 7 BEST HONEYMOON SPOTS IN INDIA

Honeymoon is that special time in the newlyweds life, wherein they celebrate their relationship after marriage. Instead of looking out for options out of India, for a change, let’s look into the best Honeymoon spots in India itself. 1. Goa Goa is located in the smallest state of India and has been the one of […]