Mridhangam Thalam for practicing Carnatic Lessons...
Carnatic Music learners normally practice the lessons with out any rhythm, or with a Keyboard rhythm. It is advisable to practice the lessons in carnatic environment (with sruthi & mridhangam thalam) to get the carnatic feel & to enjoy your practice sessions..
Mridhangam thalam (recorded by Bh.Murali), is available for free in his website in the following link :
Visit : http://bhmurali.com/student's_corner2.html
Music students can make use of this facility and have nice practice sessions.
An excellent Rhythm Machine available in the net for free...
Visit : http://www.rinki.net/pekka/monkey/
Music learners can explore this application and make use of it for understanding music and even for recording songs along with rhythm. A lot of rhythms are available in this application, and their tempos can also be varied according to the requirement. Using these rhythms, any one can compose a rhythm and upload it to the site, which can be retrieved and used at any time.
The webmetronome is a very useful and a free tool to practice music with proper rhythm.
Sruthi Box & Tabla beats
For Android / Iphone users : Pocket Raga , Tambura Droid & Shadjam Carnatic Kit are very useful tools.
For PC / Laptop users :: Online Tambura