Location: Founded by Sri Sathya Sai Baba, Sri Sathya Sai Mirpuri Music College, located at Prasanthi Nilayam, is one of the most popular music institutions of Puttaparthi.
Description: On 20th November, 2001, Sathya Sai Baba inaugurated the Sri Sathya Sai Mirpuri College of Music, which has now become a popular attraction of Puttaparthi. This music institution focuses its attention on teaching vocal music of Indian and Carnatic styles. People interested in music can get training in numerous musical instruments including Tabla, Mridangam, Veena and Sitar by taking admission in diploma or foundation courses. The atmosphere of this college is very spiritual and serene. As you enter the premises of this college you feel refreshed and rejuvenated. You may also see a museum in the premises of the college, which is famous for its architectural style. Besides this, the structure is beautifully decorated with different musical instruments. If you are a lover of music, then you must visit this extraordinary museum which showcases almost all types of globally used musical instruments.
Activities: On January 11 every year, the institute organizes sports and cultural activities for students, where musicians are given opportunity to sing devotional songs. It also includes national and international sports, like musical medleys and many more.