Periodic Table for Musical Notes.

Carnatic music has 7 notes, better known as saptaswara. As I was clearing up the attic found this old table that my Music teacher Sri Vasudev Bhat had explained. But the periodic table was drawn by Sri Narayana Bhat my dance teacher.

sl. noqualitysarigamapadani
1animal voicepeacockbullramkraunchanightingalehorseelephant
2familydevarishidevadevapitrurishiasura
3.castebrahmanakshatriyavaishyabrahmanabrahmanakshatrityavaishya
4.colourlotus redpale yellowgoldwhiteblackturmeric yellowmixed.
5.domicilejambudweepashakakushakraunchashalmalishwetapushkara
6.discovering rishiagnibrahmachandravishnunaradatumburutumburu
7.presiding
deity
agnibrahmasaraswathishivavishnuvinayakasurya
8.meteranushtabagayathrithrishtapubrahatipanjntiushnikajagati
9rasaraudraveerakarunahasyasringarabhibhatsabhayanaka
10treemangokharjura
datepalm
bananalemonpomogranategrapevinepunnaga
11starshabhishachitradhanishtamakhauttashapurvashasaanuradha.
12.daysundaymondaytuesdaywednesdaythursdayfridaysaturday
13life span in years70605040302010
14.body buildstockyfrail
hrsva
stockytallmoderatetallhulk
15foodpulsespayasa
kheer
rotichitrannaflourscooked ricerice grains.
16.ornamentskumkumatowoodkasturikarpuraokgallsandalwoodpouneet
17clothing.whitesaffron/silkredblueyellowpatternedgreen.
18flowersmograchampakpannagajodumalligeketakioleanderlotus
19gemstonepearlsblue stone.diamond vaiduryagreen stonevaiduryapushyaraga
20weaponswordbaakumacechakraeetiarrowhook
21vehicleswanliongandaberundadeereagleparrotmyna
22spousegandharvakinnara patniyakshakimpurushanagapatnidevapatniasurapatni.

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