Mukthayi Sutra Bhashyam is a reasearch valuable book of Late Sri
Dharmala Rama Murthy, and Sri Dharmala Venkateswara Rao under the able guidance and
suggestions of Late Sri Mullapudi Lakshmana Rao, a great guru of the above two
The second edition of this book was released by Sri M Balamurali Krishna. See the photos of this releasing function along with those of other books authored by Sri Dharmala Ramamurthy.
In this book number of Mukthayees are calculated with a very easy
method, multiplying with 1, 1-1/4, 1-1/2, 1-3/4, 2 till 27-3/4.
Total 111 Sutras (principles).
After this number of Pallavis in many varieties are also given vividly.
Some more Mukthayees are given in this book.
This book is very useful not only to the Mridangam players, but also
to the musicians and dancers those who are interested in the intricate
mathematical calculations created by Late Sri Rama Murthy and Sri
Dharmala Venkateswara Rao.
Price: $25 (excluding $5 for shipping in USA)
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