Mayamalavagaula scale that Purandara Dasa (1484-1564 CE) considered important. And since then is what students who begin music learn to master.
that speaks to the musical trinity of Carnatic music being:
- Tyagaraja (1767-1847 CE)
- Syama Sastri (1762-1827 CE)
- Muttuswamy Dikshitar (1776-1835 CE)
Dr M Balamuralikrishna – Sri Neelotpala Nayike – Muthuswamy Dikshitar Krithis