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The Festival of Sacred Music 2013 is back and offers another great line-up of concerts in the most unique spaces in Tamil Nadu’s Thiruvaiyaru in Thanjavur district.

March 1st 2013 (venue – courtyard of an old Maratha Palace)

Music of Benares – a sitar duet concert by Pandit Shivnath Mishra & Deobrat Mishra of Benares Gharana accompanied by Prashant Mishra on tabla. Qawwali concert by Najmuddìn Saifuddîn & Brothers from Pakistan

March 2nd 2013 (venue – Pushya Mahal Ghat, on the banks of river Cauvery) – Saptaakshara concert by percussionist T.H.Vikku Vinayakram and his group

March 3rd 2013 (venue – Panchanatheeswara Temple Tank) – Vocal concert by Sanjay Subramaniam.

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