Tyagaraja aradhana, an annual feature at Sri Thyaga Brahma Gana Sabha, will be celebrated from February 16 to 21, under the endowment of P. Obul Reddy and P. Gnanamba. The highlight of the celebrations being rendering of Pancharatna kritis at 10 a.m. on February 17. Synchronising with the occasion, Sri Thyaga Brahma Gana Sabha will be honouring violin maestro Lalgudi G. Jayaraman with a Birudhu ‘Thyaga Brahma Nadha Vibhushan’ and a cash award of Rs.1.50 Lakhs, instituted by P. Vijayakumar Reddy and Preetha Reddy.

In a brief function to be held on February 17, Lalgudi G. Jayaraman, the chosen recipient of the award will receive the honour from N. Murali, president, Music Academy, and director, Kasturi and sons Ltd,. K. Jayaramakrishnan, CEO, Rajalakshmi Institutions, will offer felicitations.