Friday, November 4, 2016

Some Krithis of Neela Kanda Sivan with meaning in English

Some Krithis  of Neela Kanda  Sivan   with meaning in English

By
P.R,Ramachander



Sage Neelakanta Sivan was a great composer belonging to South Travancore and lived at the end of 19th century. Though a very great composer of Carnatic music Krithis, very many people do not know about him. His Disciple Papanasam Sivan is however well known. http://www.carnaticcorner.com/articles/nilakanta_sivan.html as well as http://www.carnatica.net/neelakantasivan.htm give a very detailed account of this composer and his Krithis. Though he is said have composed over 2000 Krithis very few of them are now available. http://shaivam.org/tamil/sta_nilakanta_sivan_r.htm gives a list of  49 krithis.  I am giving below  17 of his Krithis  with meaning  .

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