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Telugu Language

 

 

Script

 

Notes on Script

Origins

Scribes

General Characteristics

Evolution of Character Graphs

Evolution of Spelling

   

 

Notes on Language

 

Grierson Survey (Circa 1900)

Introduction

Bibliography of Early works on Telugu

kOMTAu Dialect

 

 

 

Telugu Literature

 

 

Classical Literature

   

Classical meters (Chandas)*

   

 

Prabandha (16th Cent.)

Introduction to Prabandha Literature

allasAni peddana

naMdi timmana

dhUrjaTi

cEmakUra vEMkaTa kavi

   

 

Sataka Literature

Introduction to Sataka Literature

kRShNa SatakaM

sumatee SatakaM

kALahasteeSvara SatakaM

dASarathee SatakaM

Andhra nAyaka SatakaM

narasimha SatakaM

BhartRhari neeti SatakaM

rAmalingESa SatakaM

BhAskara SatakaM

nArAyaNa SatakaM

   

 

Musical Compositions

kancerla gOpanna(BhadrAcala rAmadAsu)

pOtulUri veera brahmam

 

 

 

Modern Literature

 

 

 

Modern Poetry

 

BhAva kavitvaM (Romanticism)

gurajADa appA rAvu

 

 

 

aBhyudaya / viplava (progressive/revoliutionary)

mahaaprasthaanaM by SreeraMgaM SreenivAsa rAvu (SrI SrI)

 

 

 

Literature of Songs and Lyrics

 

 

 

Movie Music

 

Many excellent sites have been developed for Telugu film songs. Several commercial sites are on the rise. This is perhaps the most well developed of aspects of Telugu presence on the internet. It must be a sure sign of the all pervasive nature of Cinemas in current Telugu psyche. A few of the sites are linked below. A great many more are available.

Telugu Film Server*(excellent! -trivia, text for many lyrics, articles, search engine…)

Telugu Film Server* (Mirror site in Europe)

GhanTasAla Home page* (by Ratnakar)

GhanTasAla Home page* (by Krishna Kandadai)

Lyrics of some Telugu film songs* (assorted collection by Krottapalli Ramarao)

Telugu Song Lyrics* (by Chakri)

Other links may be found at the film server site.

 

 

 

Fiction

 

Novels

swEcCha* by vOlgaa: Translated by Dr. Ari Sitaramayya.

 

 

 

Dramas

kanyASulkam

 

 

 

Authors

gurajADa appA rAvu

 

 

 

Literary Criticism

akkiraaju umaakaantaM

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