DIVYANAAMA KIRTANA : a Divyanaama kirtana wherein the pallavi
and the charanas have the same dhatu or tune; the pallavi is not repeated
at the end of the charana.
EKAKAALA : one of the 10 elements of musical time; wherein for each taala akshara or count, there is only one kaalaa.
EKALLAN : a person who is able to give a complete performance by himself without the help of any accompaniment; as opposed to the Ekallan Yamalan who needs the musical accompaniment of another person and Brinda Gayanan who needs the accompaniment of a number of persons, i.e an orchestral accompaniment.
EKAMUDRAKAARA : a composer who has used only one type of Vaggeyakaara mudra in his compositions.
ERRA JAARU : ascending glide.