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Annamacharya Jayanthi 2020: 612th Annamayya Jayanthi 2020

By | May 7, 2020

Annamacharya Jayanthi 2020: 612th Annamayya Jayanthi 2020: Tallapaka Annamacharya (Annamayya) was a 15th-century Hindu saint and the earliest known Indian musician to compose songs called sankirtanas in praise of the god Venkateswara, a form of Vishnu. He is the first known composer in carnatic music. The week long celebration of 612th Jayanti of Saint Poet… Read More »