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The Raaga Gestalt - Hold'em Swaras!

Beyond the often churned ‘swara means note in sanskrit’, how can we understand the concept of Swara and the many functions it serves in Carnatic music? 473 more words

Muslim Cleric Arrested for Presiding Over the Marriage of a 5 and 6-Year-old Girl

by, The Express Tribune | h/t Trop

SHANGLA, Pakistan: A jirga forced two young girls into marriage  under the custom of swara in Chakesar, Shangla after which police arrested 19 accused and filed a case against 28 people on Monday. 157 more words