The book presents an elaborate and interesting study of music as treatise by Narada. It has all the special features of the original work. It is both comparative and critical. Its main feature is the treatment of ragas categorizing them as male, female and neuter. A scholarly work of definitions, descriptions and comments on all the essentials of music contributed by other ancient reputed authors from Bharata to Sharangdeva.
About the Author:
Dr. (Mrs.) M. Vijay Lakshmi, is Lecturer in the Faculty of Music and Fine Arts, University of Delhi.