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Chinna Maula (b.1924), who is a renowned Nagaswara player in South India, hails from an illustrious music family whose ancestry goes back to Sheikh Nabi Sahib (18th Century). He gave his first concert in 1960. Chinna Maula's favourite themes are Ramayana and Mahabharata. He is a recipient of several honours and awards which include Padma Shri, Kalaimamani, Nagaswara Kalanidhi, Kala Prapoorna, Isai Perarignar, etc. In 1982 he founded and nurtured the Sarada Nagaswara Sangeeta Asramam in Srirangam, which later produced several promomising nagaswaram players like Pedda Kasim, Chinna Kasim, Mahaboob Subani and Kalishabi.