Raag Hansdhwani

Swar Notations

Swaras Madhyam and Dhaivat forbidden (varjya). Rest all Shuddha Swaras.
Jati Audhav - Audhav
Thaat Bilawal
Vadi/Samvadi Shadj/Pancham
Time (6 PM - 9 PM): 2nd Prahar of the Night: Ratri ka Dwitiya Prahar
Vishranti Sthan G P N - S' N P G
Mukhya-Ang ,N RG P G R G P N S'; S' N P G R G P G R S
Aaroh S R G P N S' - S' N P G R S ,N ,P ,N R S

Raag Description: This is a Raag taken from Carnatic Music, but is well accepted in Hindustani Music as well. This Raag is similar to Raag Shankara, but is distinguished by absence of Dhaivat (D). In Raag Hansdhwani N P S' N ; PN P G ; G P G R S is used while in Raag Shankara N D S' N - PD P G - G P RG RS is used.

The Raag mood is very quickly established with the following Swaras combinations: ,N R G S ; G P G ; R P G ; N P G R ; G R G R S ; ,N ,P ,N R ,N ,P S


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1 Bada Khyal - Jane De Rasiya Ab
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Sadra - Jai Mata Vimal Karo
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Sadra - Trishul Dhar Shankar Mahadev
Taal - Jhaptal Madhya Lay
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Bada Khyal - Kalna Parat Mohe
Taal - Jhaptal Madhya Lay
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Chota Khyal - Baalam Bin Bisro Sab
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Chota Khyal - Laagi Lagan Prabhu Ke Daras
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
7 Chota Khyal - Naina Bhaye Baaware More
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
8 Chota Khyal - Pawan Putra Hanuman Jai Ho
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
9 Chota Khyal - Bin Bataye Guru Gun Nahi Aave
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
10 Chota Khyal - Bansuriya Bajawat
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
11 Chota Khyal - Barjori Na Karo
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
12 Chota Khyal - Bhaj Re Mana Ram Ko Naam
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
13 Chota Khyal - Birha Ki Raat Katat Na Mori
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
14 Chota Khyal - Jin Jao Na Jao Bideswa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
15 Chota Khyal - Kaari Karun Kachu Ban Nahi Aave
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
16 Sargam - Ga Pa Ga Re Ga Pa Sa Ni Re Sa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe