Category: Arts

Introduction to the Gitanjali of Rabindranath Tagore: W.B Yeats

I have carried the manuscript of these translations about with me for days, reading it in railway trains, or on the top of omnibuses and in restaurants, and I have often had to close it lest some stranger would see how much it moved me. These lyrics—which are in the original, my Indians tell me, full of subtlety of rhythm, of untranslatable delicacies of colour, of metrical invention—display in their thought a world I have dreamed of all my life long. The work of a supreme culture, they yet appear as much the growth of the common soil as the grass and the rushes.

Shruthi box

With regard to Shruthi box and Tabala, although they do not bear the appearance and shape of Tabala and traditional Shruthi box but they play the music of traditional Tabala and Shruthi […]

Discography

The systematic study of documentation of sound recording, cataloging. including cataloging of an individual artist, group, orchestra, performance or musical theater. EXAMPLE : Díaz-Ayala, Cristóbal – Encyclopedic Discography of Cuban Music, Vol. 1 […]

Literary Terms

Encyclopedia of Indian Law

Action Ad Hominem Adage Adventure Allegory Alliteration Allusion Alter Ego Ambiguity Amplification Anachronism Anagram Analogy Anaphora Anecdote Antagonist Anthimeria Anthropomorphism Antithesis Antonomasia Aphorism Aphorismus Apologia Apologue Aporia Aposiopesis Appositive Archaism Archetype Argument […]