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About swathi sangeethotsavam
Swathi Sangeethotsavam refers to a 10-day music festival held at Kutiramalika Palace Trivandrum every year in memory of Swathi Thirunal. Maharaja Swathi Thirunal ruled the erstwhile State of Travancore during the 19th century and was a composer of several Carnatic and Hindustani music compositions. His court was also blessed with several musicians and artists of that time. The music festival is exclusively dedicated to Swathi Thirunal’s music compositions. Legendary musicians like Ustad Bismilla Khan, S.K. Pattammal, Dr. Bala Murali Krishna have performed in the festival.
Name of Fair
Kuthiramalika Palace, East Fort, Trivandrum