Maharaja Swathi Thirunal's Kamalajaasya
Choreographed by Guru Rajee Narayan Project in collaboration with Takshashila Dance Academy, Vashi Released on Vidyarambha Puja Day, 24th October, 2012
Maharaja Swathi Thirunal’s Kamalajasya is a classic composition, describing the ten Avatar-s of Lord Vishnu. The Maharaja not only wrote the lyrics, but also set it to music. This rich Ragamalika has a different raga for each Avatar.
The 10 major raga-s have Chittaswara passages in each of the verses, ending with a half avartanam durita kala swara, in a set pattern of the first raga, Mohanam, to return to the first line of Pallavi.
1. Matsya Mohanam
2. Kurma Bilahari
3. Varaha Dhanyasi
4. Narasimha Saranga
5. Vamana Madhyamavati
6. Parasurama Attana
7. Rama Natakurinji
8. Balarama Darbari
9. Krishna Anandabhairavi
10. Kalki Saurashtram
Price: Set of Audio & Video CDs: Rs. 1250