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  Uttarakhand Music (Uttaranchal Music)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The term uttarakhand music (i.e uttaranchal music or uttarakhand songs) is used to denote folk,religious and contemporary music from both kumaon and garhwal regions of uttarakhand.
The term uttarakhand music is also used to denote the unique experience of the faithful who enjoy the traditional chalariya dance or hum to the latest musical numbers (both Garhwal music and Kumaon music).
The natural beauty of the mountains that inspires a deep spirituality, and the values of life have resulted in Uttarakhandi music having a mix of lyrical texture and reprsentying the social,cultural ethos of the place.
www.uttarakhand.com /culture/music   (181 words)

  
  Music of Uttaranchal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Uttaranchal is a state of India There are many kinds of folk songs from the area, including styles like the ceremonial mandals, the martial panwaras, the melancholy khuded and thadya and jhoda.
Musical instruments used in Uttaranchal include the dhol, damoun, turri, ransingha, dholki, daur, thali, bhankora and masakbhaja.
Uttaranchal, the Land of Gods is a place blessed with the beauty of heaven and the grace of Gods.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Music_of_Uttaranchal   (572 words)

  
 Carnatic music - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Written notation of Carnatic music was revived in the late 17th century and early 18th century, which coincided with rule of Shahaji II in Tanjore.
Muthuswami Dikshitar, Thyagaraja and Syama Sastri—the trinity of Carnatic music
Thyagaraja (1759?-1847), Muthuswami Dikshitar (1776-1827) and Syama Sastri (1762-1827) are regarded as the trinity of carnatic music.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Carnatic_music   (3949 words)

  
 TraveliteIndia.com: Welcome to Uttaranchal, The Adobe of Gods
Uttaranchal is the 27th state of the Republic of India and was formed on 9th Nov 2000.
Auli is nestled in the lap of snow-capped peaks of the Garhwal Himalayas, in the Chamoli district of Uttaranchal and near the world-famous religious shrine of Badrinath.
The interim capital of the State of Uttaranchal is nestled in the Shivalik Hills in the fertile Doon Valley with the rivers Ganga flowing in the east and Yamuna in the west.
www.traveliteindia.com /guide/state/uttaranchal.asp   (7175 words)

  
 Uttaranchal in India
Situated in the middle of the magnificent Himalayas and dense forests, the state of Uttaranchal is bounded by Himachal Pradesh in the north-west, Uttar Pradesh in the South, and shares international borders with Nepal and China.
Uttaranchal is divided into three geographical regions - the high mountain region, the mid-mountain region and the Terai region.
Uttaranchal is blessed with considerable mineral wealth, and the many rushing rivers are potential sources of hydroelectric power.
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 Amazing India : Uttaranchal
Situated in northern part of India, Uttaranchal is surrounded by Tibet and Nepal in the North, Madhya Pradesh in the South, Haryana, Delhi and Rajasthan in the West and Bihar in the East.
Uttaranchal have 8 hill districts and an area and population that equals the state of Himachal Pardesh.
The capital of Uttaranchal, is one of the oldest cities in India.
www.amazingindia.info /states/uttaranchal.htm   (521 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: Music of Uttaranchal   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Hindustani (हिन्‍दुस्‍थानी;) classical music is an Indian classical music tradition originating in the North of the Indian subcontinent circa the 13th and 14th centuries CE.
A music festival is a festival that presents a number of musical performances usually tied together through a theme or genre.
A musical instrument is a device that has been constructed or modified with the purpose of making music.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Music-of-Uttaranchal   (1006 words)

  
 BBC - Radio 3 - Awards for World Music 2003 - Indian Music Feature
Music in India is as vast, varied and vibrant as the land itself, but only an infinitesimally small part is known or heard outside or even in the country nowadays.
Film music is the bread and butter of most Indian music companies and if at all they deal with another genre, it's on a steep downward curve.
Music pumps the blood of these men and women and allows them to live, so they can't but carry on despite severe adversity, but most of them are old and do not even have students carrying on their art.
www.bbc.co.uk /radio3/world/awards2003/india.shtml   (612 words)

  
 Uttaranchal: India Tourism - Incredible India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Uttaranchal became the 27th state of the Republic of India in November 2000.
The famous peaks of Uttaranchal are Nanda Devi, Kedarnath, Trishul, Bandarpunch and Mt Kamet.
This hill district is in the central Kumaon region of Uttaranchal.
www.india-tourism.com /en_utt.0.html   (2204 words)

  
 Uttaranchal Tourism, India Travelog   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Uttaranchal takes you to the world of natural beauty and sacred aura.
I was mesmerized by the beauty of magnificent glaciers, majestic snow scald mountains, panoramic view of the Himalayas and the Valley of flowers.
Uttaranchal is also home to some of the most revered pilgrimage site in India.
www.indiatravelog.com /uttranchal/uttaranchal-tourism.html   (342 words)

  
 About Uttaranchal, Travel Uttaranchal, Tours for Uttaranchal, Tourism in Uttaranchal, Uttaranchal India Travel Tour, ...
Uttaranchal formerly a part of Uttar Pradesh was formed on November 9th, 2000 as the 27th state of the Indian Union.
The present state of Uttaranchal was earlier as part of the United Province of Agra and Awadh which came into existence in 1902.
Uttaranchal consists of 13 districts viz., Pithoragarh, Almora, Nainital, Bageshwar, Champawat, Uttarkashi, Udham Singh Nagar, Chamoli, Dehradun, Pauri, Tehri Garhwal, Rudraprayag, Haridwar
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 Destinations in North India,North India Tours,North India Tour,Cities of North India
Uttaranchal is a part of the Western Himalayan ranges starting from the Shivalik foothills to Greater Himalayas with Tibet as its northeastern border.
Apart from the Terai region in the Shivalik foothills, the entire state of Uttaranchal is a part of the Himalayan ranges.
Uttaranchal is an amalgamation of the two hilly divisions of former Uttar Pradesh, Kumaon and Garhwal, the regions that are known according to Hindu legends as Devbhoomi (land of the gods).
www.north-india-travel-tourism.com /states-of-north-india/uttaranchal.html   (1099 words)

  
 Uttaranchal Tour India, Uttaranchal Tour, Uttaranchal Tours, Uttaranchal Tour Package,Turismo en la India,Tourismus in ...
Made up of the 14 hilly districts of former Uttar Pradesh, Uttaranchal tour reveals the state's richness of flora and fauna and some of the most important pilgrimage centers in the country.
Most of the districts of Uttaranchal are a part of the Himalayan ranges.
The Kumaonese are also fond of music, folk dance, and songs accompanied by local musical instruments like murli, bina, and hurka.
www.indiaprofile.com /discover-india/uttaranchal-tour-india.html   (938 words)

  
 Uttaranchali Music - Download Garhwali Songs / Kumaoni Songs - Pahari Geet / Folk Music - Music of Uttaranchal
The folk music primarily is related to the various festivals, religious traditions, folk stories and simple life of the people of Uttaranchal.
Thus the songs of Uttaranchal are a true reflection of the Cultural Heritage and the way people lives their lives in the Himalayas.
The Music and its development have seen various phases of growth and have undergone lots of transformation during the course of time.
younguttaranchal.com /songs   (537 words)

  
 Uttaranchal Forest Development Corporation - Eco Tourism   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The local residents, too, make the effort to provide glimpses of their folk music, dance, art and crafts by arranging cultural evenings for the visitors, if they so desire.
The lilting music and celestial dances, along with the local cuisine, leave an unforgettable impact on young and old, alike.
Uttaranchal Forest Development Corporation gives you the opportunity glimpse the rich culture of Uttaranchal during your stay at our camps and on demand the corporation can arrange live music and dances of this region.
www.uafdc.org /culture.html   (177 words)

  
 Learn more about India in the online encyclopedia.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
In music, two important forms are the Carnatic and the Hindustani, the former from South India, a much purer form and the latter from North India deriving a lot from Muslim infuences.
Apart from the Vedas which are a sacred form of knowledge, there are other works such as the epics of Ramayana and Mahabharatha, treatises such as Vaastu Shastra in Architecture and Town planning and Artha Shastra in political science.
So there is Indi-pop in music, Hinglish or Tanglish- English flavoured with terms from local language used most prominently in fields such as advertising, pizzas with indigenous spices, experimental dance and theatre forms, and so on.
www.onlineencyclopedia.org /i/in/india.html   (1926 words)

  
 webindia123.com- Indian Music- Music in India, music festivals, musical instruments, profiles of musicians
Music plays a key role in the life of each and every Indian.
Music, especially songs from films can be heard on the streets and in homes and restaurants throughout India and is enjoyed by people from all walks of life.
If music is your passion...then start your music career with the right note.
www.webindia123.com /music   (121 words)

  
 Uttaranchal Tourism,Uttaranchal Travel,Travel to Uttaranchal,Uttaranchal Tour,Holidays in Uttaranchal,Uttaranchal Tour ...
Uttaranchal is a scenic state, which has got many hill stations sprinkled along the foothills of the Himalaya.
Dehradun - the capital of Uttaranchal, is one of the oldest cities in India.
Located at a height of 2000 mete,rs, this picturesque hill resort was set up during the days of the "Raj".
www.allindiatravelsinfo.com /uttaranchal-tourism.html   (628 words)

  
 Music Colleges India: BA Music Institutes, Career in Music India
Music is something everyone would love to listen though the choice of music may be different for different people.
Indian music is supposed to be one of the oldest unbroken musical traditions that has been continuing till today and Indian music has built grounds for and bred many legends.
The page includes music institutes in Delhi, music colleges in Chennai, music training institutes in Mumbai, etc. We have tried our best to provide accurate and updated details about the institutes providing music courses in India or BA in music in India.
www.indiaedu.com /music-colleges   (368 words)

  
 Choliya Dance - Folk Dances of Kumaon Uttaranchal Folk Lore
Dating back to over a thousand years, the Chholiya Dance has its origins in the warring Khasiya Kingdom of Khasdesh, when marriages were performed at the point of the swords.
Perfectly synchronized, and marked with jumps and turns of the body, the dancers show several sword-fighting feats.
Attired in the material costumes of ancient warriors, the flashing swords and shields, along with the war-like music, huge red flag with various animal symbols stuck on it conveys fear, joy, awe and wonder, through eyes, eyebrows and shoulders, creating at the same time, the impression of group advancing for an attack.
www.euttaranchal.com /uttaranchal/music_cinema/choliya_dance.php   (338 words)

  
 Music review: Lakshya   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
With the combination of director Farhan Akhtar and music directors Shankar-Ehsaan-Loy going great guns on Dil Chahta Hai, listeners would obviously be looking forward to the music of Lakshya.
To be sure, this music may cater more to those with serious tastes — this certainly isn’t formula-driven commercial music.
What’s heartening is that the music directors take risks, and ably assisted by lyricist Javed Akhtar, come up with some neat numbers.
web.mid-day.com /entertainment/hindimusicreview/2004/may/82539.htm   (274 words)

  
 India City Guide - Uttaranchal
A wonderfully evocative description of one of the loveliest states of India: Uttaranchal.
A land of dense forests, icy white glaciers, clear gurgling streams and towering mountains; a land which has been known as `Dev Bhoomi’- the land of the gods.
Two contiguous areas- Garhwal and Kumaon- comprise Uttaranchal, and right across this stretch are hundreds of temples, shrines, and ashrams.
www.indiacityguides.com /uttaranchal.htm   (226 words)

  
 - Music of Uttarakhand
Garhwali Kumaoni Songs / music primarily relates to the various festivals, religious traditions, folk stories and simple life of the people of Uttaranchal.
In the past decade Uttaranchali Music has seen a revolution after the offer by various Music Recording / Cassette Producing agencies such as Rama Video Cassette and T Series who have offered news talents from local areas to make their own Cassettes after getting their songs recorded in the Studios.
With the rapid growth and popularity in Uttaranchali Music and folk dances, the day is not far when any cultural / social functions / weddings / festivals / Discotheques would have some elements of Uttaranchali Music and folk dances as an integral part.
younguttaranchal.com /music-of-uttarakhand/music-of-uttarakhand.html?Itemid=9   (541 words)

  
 India Uttaranchal News - Media Monitoring Service by EIN News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
In Nainital (Uttaranchal), a caste panchayat ruled that a woman be tonsured and be paraded naked after...
Bench headed by Mr Justice YK Sabharwal issued notices to the Centre and the Uttaranchal government indicating that the issue needed to be addressed urgently.
IST Disturbed by a spate of poaching incidents in the Shivalik elephant reserve in Uttaranchal, the state government is imparting special training to the staff of its forest department.
www.einnews.com /india/newsfeed-Uttaranchal   (941 words)

  
 uttaranchal, uttaranchal travel, uttaranchal tours, uttaranchal travel agents, uttaranchal package, uttaranchal ...
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Musoorie is hill station in the state of Uttaranchal.
It is 2000 meters high and approximately 34 km away from Dehra Dun.
www.india-tours.com /destination/india/uttaranchal   (185 words)

  
 Uttaranchal Worldwide - Kumaon and Garhwal -Uttaranchal Disclaimer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The songs here are for promoting the music of Uttaranchal, Garhwal and Kumaon.
The copyright of the music is owned by the repsective music companies and artists.
Uttaranchal Worldwide is registered organisation under the name Uttara Worldwide in Uttaranchal, India.
www.uttaranchal.org.uk /disclaimer.html   (190 words)

  
 Music of Uttaranchal information - Search.com
Uttaranchal, the 27th state of India, is often referred as the Land of Gods.
Musical instruments used in Uttaranchal music include the dhol, damoun, turri, ransingha, dholki, daur, thali, bhankora and masakbhaja.
Other famous personality associated with Kumaoni Folk Music is Mohan Upreti, who is known for his Nanda Devi Jagar & Rajula Malu Shahi Ballad.
www.search.com /reference/Music_of_Uttaranchal   (626 words)

  
 HinduLinks Universe: India/Uttaranchal/Government   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Uttaranchal - Website of the Uttaranchal Vidhan Sabha, including a list of members, important speeches, recent bills.
Uttaranchal Forest Development Corporation - Information on this organisation, its constitution, structure and its activities.
Uttaranchal Police - Includes a browsable map of police stations, department organizational structure, and help guideline for tourists and local people.
hindulinks.org /India/Uttaranchal/Government   (137 words)

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