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Karupravadana, aka: Karu-pravadana; 1 Definition(s)

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Karupravadana means something in Hinduism, Sanskrit. Check out some of the following descriptions and leave a comment if you want to add your own contribution to this article.

In Hinduism

Nāṭyaśāstra (theatrics and dramaturgy)

Kārupravādana (कारुप्रवादन).—Instrumental music is called vādya, or kārupravādana, i.e. “the art of playing musical instruments”.

Source: Google Books: Dattilam: A Compendium of Ancient Indian Music

about this context:

Nāṭyaśāstra (नाट्यशास्त्र, natya-shastra) refers to both the ancient Indian tradition of performing arts, (e.g., theatrics, drama, dance, music), as well as the name of a Sanskrit work dealing with these subjects. It also teaches the rules for composing dramatic plays (nāṭya) and poetic works (kāvya).

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