Our Mission

Jnanarnava means "Ocean of knowledge." The trust has taken many steps to establish its mission from the fundamental value of preserving traditions.

The Jnanarnava Trust's mission is:

  • to promote the preservation of Indian musical traditions
  • to facilitate exchanges of art and culture between India and other countries
  • to restore and archive the practices and traditions of ancient Indian classical music
  • to showcase early methods of presentation of the various musical forms in India
  • to research and document extensively in the field of Indian classical music, focusing on Carnatic music
  • to publish various manuscripts, books, research papers, and findings in the field of classical music tradition