The king of ragas, Darbari or Darbari Kanada is a serious raga and difficult to master.The king of ragas, Darbari or Darbari Kanada is a serious raga and difficult to master.
An extremely popular evening raga is said to be first sung by Miyan Tansen, a famous court musician in the 16th century.
Bhairavi is traditionally performed in the morning, however because many performances would last all night it is now also played/sung as the final piece in a recital.
Not all ragas have ragamala painting and Charukeshi is one of them, it is actually ‘borrowed’ from the South Indian (Carnatic) tradition.
This beautiful evening raga has a zig-zag movment, probably because it has been taken from an original song.
An early morning raga that has an almost chromatic feel but its rasa (mood) is serene and devotional.
A light raga generally associated originatING from the foothills of the Himalayas.
A highly emotional raga recomended to be played in the evening.
Created in the 15th century AD but derives from an older raga called Bilawal.
A relatively modern afternoon raga which takes tonal material from a much older raga Bhimpalasi