A short list of useful carnatic music-related online resources:

Templates (

Educational References (

  • Bhajans for Children (PDF, 3.6MB) — requires password. handwritten copy only!
  • melakartha system – information on the seven (7) carnatic swaras and their relationship to the twelve (12) keys of an octave on a keyboard, the seventy-two (72) melakartha rAgAs, their janya rAgAs, and ArOHanamsAvarOHanams.

Educational References (external links)

Sites dedicated to Composers:

Community Sites (external links)

Listen Online (external links)

If you know of any useful carnatic music-related site(s) that is not listed above, please feel free to let us know using the contact form. Thank you!