Palghāt Maṇi Iyer


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(b. Tiruvilvamalai, near Palghat [now Palakkad], Kerala, 1912; d. Kochi, 30 May 1981) Mridangam maestro.

He was the first recipient of the Central Sangeet Natak Akademi award for mridangam (1956). He received the Padma Bhushan in 1971.


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