TAMIL NADU

Musicologist honoured

AWARD FOR VETERAN: Nalli Kuppuswamy Chetti confers the `Nadha Yogi' title upon musicologist S.R. Janakiraman on Monday. - PHOTO: K.V. SRINIVASAN

AWARD FOR VETERAN: Nalli Kuppuswamy Chetti confers the `Nadha Yogi' title upon musicologist S.R. Janakiraman on Monday. - PHOTO: K.V. SRINIVASAN  



Staff Reporter

S.R. Janakiraman awarded `Nadha Yogi' title

CHENNAI: Veteran musician and musicologist S.R. Janakiraman was honoured with the `Nadha Yogi' title by members of the Parthasarathy Swami Sabha on Monday.

Musician P.S. Narayanaswamy said, "He is a paripoorna vidwan (complete artiste). He knows over six languages."

Former Director of Doordarshan A. Natarajan hailed the musicologist's efforts to explain musical concepts through his lectures and demonstrations. Sabha president Nalli Kuppuswamy Chetti commended Prof. Janakiraman for being able to impart his knowledge to the next generation.

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