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Community, Language and Music in Colonial Karnataka

Focusing on the relations between vachanas, Lingayats and Hindustani music in the early 20th century north Karnataka, as compared to the question of Kannada and music in south Karnataka, this comment is a response to Tejaswini Niranjana's "Music in the Balance: Language, Modernity and Hindustani Sangeet in Dharwad" (EPW, 12 January 2013).

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