Raag Madhukauns

Swar Notations

Swaras Rishabh and Dhaivat Varjya. Gandhar and Nishad Komal. Madhyam Teevra.
Jati Audhav - Audhav
Thaat Kafi
Vadi/Samvadi Pancham/Shadj
Time (9PM - 12AM): 2nd Prahar of the Night
Vishranti Sthan M P S' - P M S;
Mukhya-Ang S g M ; P M g M P ; M P n S' ; S' n P M ; g M g S;
Aaroh-Avroh S g M P n S' - S' n P M g S;

Raag Description: Raag Madhukauns is a relatively new Raag but because of its impressive nature it has become quite popular. This Raag is suitable for Virah Ras compositions which depicts the emotion of a women waiting for reunion with her lover.

This is a Meend pradhan Raag. This Raag is considered to be a blending of Raag Madhuvanti and Raag Malkauns. S g M P these notes give the impression of Raag Madhuvanti. In Avroh, descending from Komal Gandhar to Shadj in Meend is characteristic of Kauns Raagang.

This Raag can be freely expanded in all the three octaves. Following combinations are illustrative of the Raag:

S g S ; g M g S ; S g M P ; M P g M g ; g M P n P ; n M P ; P M g M g S ; g M P n S' ; n g' S' ; g' n S' ; S' n P M ; P M g M P n P ; n M P g M g ; M g S ;


Listen to Raag Madhukauns: 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 - Barjori Na Kar Tanarangwa
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Bada Khyal - Joban Madmati Gujari
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Sadra - Jiyara Mora Kare Tumsan Preet
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Sadra - Rain Ke Jage Ab
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Bada Khyal - Daras Dikha Ja Rasiya
Taal - Jhaptal Madhya Lay
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Chota Khyal - Aaj Piya Mandir Aaye More
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
7 Chota Khyal - Chad De Re Anchra Mora
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
8 Chota Khyal - Ja Ja Re Ja Kagawa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
9 Chota Khyal - Jhoom Jhoom Ke Bajao
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
10 Chota Khyal - Lage Tumse Nain Sawariya
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
11 Chota Khyal - Mora Lage Na Jiya
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
12 Chota Khyal - Nain Alsane Shyam Bin
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
13 Chota Khyal - Nainwa Uljhe
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
14 Chota Khyal - Paar Karo Mori Naiya
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
15 Chota Khyal - Ratnare Kajrare Nainwa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
16 Chota Khyal - Sajan Bin Naina Barse Heri
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
17 Chota Khyal - Charcha Kare Brij Nariyan
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
18 Chota Khyal - Kaise Kaise Jaun Gharwa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
19 Sargam - Pa Pa Ma Ga Ma Pa
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe