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KKSongs South Indian Talam Page

Welcome to the KKSongs South Indian Talam Page!


As majority of is centered on North Indian styles, the talam page has been designed to make useful links with the North Indian system of rhythm. Sequential tutorials have been designed in order to help instill the basic foundation of talam. If one is not familiar with the North Indian system, please read the North Indian Rhythm Tutorial below.



Foundations of Talam

Seven Original Talams

Application of Jati

Application of Gati


Appendix: North Indian Rhythms


UPDATED: July 22, 2010