Vipanci Charitable Trust:
Vipanci Trust is the repository of the rights to the works of
R. Rangaramuja Ayyangar.
Established to promote the cause of study and research in Indian Music, the Trust
keeps alive the values Sri Ayyangar stood for.
The following publications of the Trust are currently available:
Kritimanimalai, Tamil, Part III
(Sri Dikshitar's Compositions)
Kritimanimalai, Tamil, Part IV
(Compositions of Sri Syama Sastri and others)
Kritimanimalai, English, Parts I & II
(Compositions of Sri Tyagaraja)
Kritimanimalai, English, Parts III
(Compositions of Sri Dikshitar)
History of South Indian Carnatic Music,
From Vedic Times to Present
Carnatic Music, Pallavi Tradition
The English Adaptations of Kritimanimalai, Parts I, II and III were authored by Smt. Padma Varadan,
daughter - disciple of Late Sri Ayyangar. Extensive gamaka markings were introduced in these works.
These are now being introduced in the revised editions of Kritimanimalai, Tamil, Parts I & II to be
Books may be purchased from the office of the Trust in Mumbai or on
this website. The books are also available with leading music book-sellers in Chennai.
Vipanci Charitable Trust
20, Kasturi Buildings,
Jamshedji Tata Road,
Churchgate, Mumbai - 400 020.
Tel: 91-22-2283 3041