The life of the song, the word pallavi consists of a wide range of items that are considered as a single item:
In Carnatic music, pallavi also forms a part of a special type of rendition called Rāgam Thānam Pallavi. Rāgam in this context is the initial ālāpana of chosen rāgam (elaboration and exploration of its scale). Thānam is elaboration of the rāgam using percussion syllables. Pallavi, a single line of one tālam cycle duration, is chosen for further elaboration of the rāgam in different speeds, octaves, rāgam phrases, etc.
Dec 26 Doomsday for Pallavi Theatre: The End Is near for the Theatre That Has Been a Favourite Destination for Cine Buffs for More Than 37 Years
Dec 22, 2012; "Pallavi Theatre, one of the well-maintained single screen theatres in Bangalore, is all set to become a history soon. If...