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About purandaradasa aradhhana
Purandaradasa Aradhana is basically a musical festival organized at the Purandaradasa Mantapa near Vittala Temple every year to commemorate the birthday of the legendary poet and composer Purandaradasa. He was believed to be the founder of Carnatic music and also regarded as the incarnation of Sage Narada himself. The musical festival with the participation of great musicians of national and international repute is a feast to the music loving people. Other than music, several cultural programs are organized at different venues. This cultural event lasts for 2-3 days and is attracted by thousands of people.
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Purandaradasa Mantapa near Vittala Temple and also at Sri Virupaksha Temple
Famous musician and artists including vocalists, instrumentalists as well as dancers will perform a musical tribute.
Other than music, a variety of cultural programs are organized.