Raag Bhairavi

Swar Notations

Swaras Rishabh, Gandhar, Dhaivat, Nishad Komal. Madhyam Shuddha.
Jati Sampurna - Sampurna
Thaat Bhairavi
Vadi/Samvadi Madhyam/Shadj
Time 1st Prahar of the day (Sunrise)
Vishranti Sthan S; m; P; - S'; P; m;
Mukhya-Ang g S r S ; g m P ; d m d n S' ; r' S' d P g m r S;
Aaroh-Avroh S r g m P d n S' - S' n d P m g r S;

Raag Description: Any one who claims to know or appreciate music cannot be unaware of the queen of melodies i.e. Raag Bhairavi. The soft (Komal) notes and their smooth rendering with pleasing touches - Khatke, Jhatke and Murkiyan simply mesmerizes the audience. A pleasant sobering atmosphere full of love and piety is created and one feels so close to the Supreme. Its compositions include several Thumris, Bhajans, Ghazals, Songs etc. Since it is an ocean of immense possibilities the melodic combitions can include all the twelve notes with skill.

Raag Bhairavi is an early morning Raag, but it is also used as a concluding piece in the concerts at any time. Illustrative combinations include:

r g r g S r S ; g m P ; P d P ; P d n d m ; d P g m ; P m g m r r S ; ,d S ; S g m P ; P d P ; m M m ; g r S ; S g r m g ; S g P m g S r S ; ,n r ,n ,d ,n ,d ,P ,P ,d ,n ,d S;


Listen to Raag Bhairavi: Following bandishen are taken from the book "Acharya Tanarang Ki Bandishen Vol I" written by Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang'. All bandishen are sung by Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe. The book contains 285 Bandishen from 31 Raags and an Audio CD. For more information on the book, please click here. To buy the book, please contact us.

 

1
Bada Khyal: Sharda Pad Kanj Yug Me
Taal: Roopak Madhya Lay
Theme: Maa Saraswati
2
Dhrupad: Poorv Gagan Bhanu Udit
Taal: Chautal Madhya Lay
Theme: Sunrise Time
3
Swar Sagar: Darsan De Sharde Ma
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Maa Saraswati
4
Thumri: Bekal Jiyra Na Laage
Taal: Trital Madhya Lay
Theme: Virah Ras
5
Thumri: Bhool Gaye Sanwariya Mohe
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Virah Ras
6
Dadra: Apni Garaj Pakar Leeni
Taal: Dadra Drut
Theme: Roothna Manana
7
Dadra: Jadu Bhare Nain Baan
Taal: Dadra Drut
Theme: Shringar Ras
8
Chota Khyal: Mathura Na Jao Kanhaiya
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Gopiyon ki Vyakulta
9
Chota Khyal, Hori: Daro Na Daro Na Daro Na
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Hori
10
Chota Khyal: Avigat Avinashi Bhaj Re
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Bhakti Ras
11
Chota Khyal: Bhagwati Sharde Swar De
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Maa Saraswati
12
Chota Khyal: Ja Re Ja Re Pathikwa Ja
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Virah Ras
13
Chota Khyal: Murali Baje Baje Madhuban Me
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Murlidhar
14
Chota Khyal: Baat Chalat Maiko Shyam Chedat Sakhi
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Gopiyon se Chedchad
15
Chota Khyal: Ja Main Tose Nahi Bolu
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Roothna Manana
16
Chota Khyal: Kahe Karat Barjori Kanhai
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Gopiyon se Chedchad
17
Chota Khyal: Karo Na Takrar Sawariya
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Gopiyon se Chedchad
18
Chota Khyal: Maan Maan Maan Re
Taal: Ektal Drut
Theme: Roothna Manana
19
Chota Khyal: Manjul Chale Bayar Bhor Ki
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Sunrise Time
20
Chota Khyal: Sajna Mohe Na Satao
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Roothna Manana
21
Chota Khyal: Naiya Kinare Lagao Mori
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Bhakti Ras
22
Sargam: Ni Sa Ga Ma Pa Dha Pa Ga Sa Re Sa
Taal: Trital Drut


Raag Bhairavi By Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang':

Chota Khyal: Mathura No Jao Taal: Trital
Hori: Baat Chalat Mori Chunari Taal: Trital


Hori and Tarana in Raag Bhairavi By Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang':

Hori: Baat Chalat Mori Chunari Taal: Trital
Tarana: Diya Nare Tanom Taal: Trital


Swar Sagar in Raag Bhairavi By Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang':

Swar Sagar: Darsan De Sharde Ma Taal: Trital


Sharda Stuti in Raag Bhairavi By Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang':

Sharda Stuti: Bhagwati Sharde Swar De Taal: Trital


Tappa in Raag Bhairavi By Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe.

Tappa: Nazar Di Bahar Ve Taal: Trital