Sarasvati Bhavan, Music Consultants, is a private research institute founded in 1991 by Dr. Emmie te Nijenhuis to promote the study of the traditional music of India in The Netherlands by musicological research, audio-visual lecture demonstrations and the publication of musicological works and music books with cd-s.

A promising young Mrdangam player at the AIMA music festival, dec. 1998, at Astika Samaja, Madras.