Tuesday, October 27, 2009

Ramalinga Swamigal Compositions

The following compositions are by Ramalinga Swamigal. The first 2 were set to tune by Maha Vaidhyanatha Sivan in the presence of Kodavaganallur Sundara Swamigal, Ramaswami Sivan (Maha Vaidhyanatha Sivan's elder brother) and Thozhuvoor Vellayutha Mudhaliar. This event happened in the year 1874 on the eve of "Thiruvadirai Utsavam".

The 4th and 5th are set to tune by V.S. Gomathisankara Iyer.