Raag Khambavati

Swar Notations

Swaras Nishad Varjya in Aaroh. Nishad Komal in Avroh. Rest All Shuddha Swaras.
Jati Shadhav - Sampurna Vakra
Thaat Khamaj
Vadi/Samvadi Gandhar/Dhaivat
Time (9PM - 12 Night): 2nd Prahar of the night: Ratri ka Dwitiya Prahar
Vishranti Sthan S; P; - D; P; G; S;
Mukhya-Ang S R m G m S ; R m P D ; n n D P D P ; m P D S' ; P D S' R' G' S'; R' n D S' ; D m P ; G m S ; R ,n ,D S;
Aaroh-Avroh S R m P D S' - S' n D P D ; m P ; G m S ; R ,n ,D S;

Raag Description: Raag Khambavati is a pleasingly sweet melody. It closely resembles Raag Jhinjhoti which is far more popularly known to Indian audience.

The phrase G m S with Meend from Madhyam to Shadj is Raag Vachak phrase of Khambavati. The general Aaroh of this Raag is S R m P D S' and Gandhar is only used in Aaroh in signature phrase G m S. Sometimes in Aaroh while ascending towards Tar Shadj (S') Shuddha Nishad is used like: m P N N S'.

Avroh is rendered like - S' n D P m G m S or S' ; n D ; P D ; m P ; G m S or S' ; D n ; P D ; m P ; G m S and sometimes like S' n D P m G S or S' n D P m G R G S for fast rendering. Following combinations bring out the Raag:

R R m m P ; m P D n n D ; m P D S' ; D S' R' n n D ; P D m P ; m G m S ; S R ,n ,n ,D ; ,D S R m G S ; D m ; P G ; m S ; R ,n ,D S ; G R G S ;


Listen to Raag Khambavati: These bandishen are composed by Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang' and will be published in future volumes of the book 'Acharya Tanarang Ki Bandishen'. For more information, please contact us.


1 Bada Khyal - Ye Mag Jaiye Ho Piyarwa
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Sadra - Ghar Aaye Piya Hulasat Mora
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Sadra - Baalam Harjai Ab Aaye
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Sadra - Ginat Rahi Tare Piya Naahi Aaye
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Sadra - Palkan Jharungi Magwa
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Bada Khyal - Boondan Jhar Laagi
Taal - Jhaptal Madhya lay
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
7 Bada Khyal - Nindariya Bisari
Taal - Jhaptal Madhya Lay
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
8 Chota Khyal - Bahut Din Beete Beete Ri
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
9 Chota Khyal - Chabi Nirkhat Muskawat
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
10 Chota Khyal - Chay Rahe Pardes Rasiya
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
11 Chota Khyal - Kaise Manau Mori Aaliri
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
12 Chota Khyal - Mandirwa Aaye Na Piya
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
13 Chota Khyal - Naiya Padi Majhdhar Mori
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
14 Chota Khyal - Pal Pal Chin Chin Umar Ghatat Hai
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
15 Chota Khyal - Piya Bin Mora Laage Na Jiya
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
16 Chota Khyal - Saajan Aaye More Mandarwa
Taal - Trital Madhya Lay
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
17 Chota Khyal - Taras Rahe Naina More Aaj
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
18 Chota Khyal - Udat Madhu Gandh Bheeni Sab Kunj
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
19 Chota Khyal - Uljhe Nainwa Ri Sajni
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
20 Chota Khyal - Malaniyan Goondh Lao
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
21 Sargam - Re Ma Pa Dha Sa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe


Chota Khyal in Raag Khambavati By Shri Vishwajeet V. Ringe.

Chota Khyal: Chaye Rahe Pardes Taal: Trital


Chota Khyal in Raag Khambavati By Shri Vishwajeet V. Ringe.

Chota Khyal: Maalaniyan Goondh Lao Taal: Ektal drut