Meet the Speakers
Dr Rama Kausalya
Dr. Rama Kausalya is a musician, teacher, musicologist and propagator of traditional and cultural values. She has devoted her time to inspire and transform lives in rural Thanjavur through music and other forms of art. She is a native of Tillaisthanam, a village known for its music and musical lineage. She has been an avid reader since her childhood and equally interested in theory and practice of music, eventually leading her to become a musicologist.
She has broken barriers by promoting peace and harmony through her Marabu Foundation by conducting workshops and classes free of cost. Dr. Kausalya ji has also received the Musicologist award by the Music Academy in 2017 in honour of her contribution to music.