Why did Swami Haridas say Tansen was ‘talented’?
Why did Akbar ask Tansen to join his court?
How do we know that Akbar was fond of Tansen? Give two reasons.
What did the other courtiers feel about Tansen?
(i) What happens if Raga Deepak is sung properly?
(ii) Why did Tansen’s enemies want him to sing the Raga?
Why did Tansen agree to sing Raga Deepak?
(i) What steps did he take to save himself?
(ii) Did his plan work? How?
Are you interested in music? Do you like classical music? Name a few distinguished Indian musicians.