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Madurai ManiK.V.Ramanathan

Madurai Mani. What memories the name conjures up! Of hours of unalloyed delight across the years; of performances in the Rasika Ranjani Sabha of Mylapore; none less than four hours; of concerts during the Vidayetri utsavam of the Kapaleeswara temple that started at 9 pm and went on past 1 am; ‘tengaimoodi kutcheri-s’; short concerts in the Tiruvaiyaru Tyagaraja Utsavam; performances over All India Radio between 7.45 and 9 pm (those were the hours then) …read more