Raag Madhumad Sarang

Swar Notations

Swaras Gandhar and Dhaivat Varjya, Nishad Komal. Rest all Shuddha Swaras.
Jati Audhav - Audhav
Thaat Kafi
Vadi/Samvadi Rishabh/Pancham
Time Afternoon
Vishranti Sthan S; P; - S'; P;
Mukhya-Ang ,n S R ; m R ; P m R ; n P m R ; P m R S ;
Aaroh-Avroh ,n S; R m P n S' - S' n P m R S ;

Raag Description: This Raag is called Madhmad Sarang, Madhumad Sarang, or Madhyamadi Sarang. This Raag has all the characteristic of Raag Sarang (Brindavani Sarang) except it has only Komal Nishad. In this Raag Pancham-Rishabh sangati in Poorvang and Nishad-Pancham sangati in Uttarang is Raag Vachak or illustrative of Raag.

The Swar set of this Raag is similar to Raag Megh-Malhar. But in Raag Megh-Malhar, Malhar Ang is shown prominently and in Raag Madhumaad Sarang, Sarang Ang is prominent.

This Raag can be expanded in Madhya and Tar Saptaks. The Prakruti of this Raag is neither deep nor playful. Following are the illustrative combinations of this Raag:

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


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1 Bada Khyal - Tu Rang De Rangrejwa
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Sadra - Cham Cham Baaje Mori Payaliya
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Sadra - Barni Na Jaye Shobha
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Sadra - Rain Ke Jage Ho Bedardi Piya
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Sadra - Kadamb Ki Chaiya Bansi Bajawe
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Chota Khyal - Bhaj Hari Ko Naam
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
7 Chota Khyal - Bole Re Kagwa Mori Atariya
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
8 Chota Khyal - Man Rang De Tanarangwa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
9 Chota Khyal - Mohan Ki Bansuri Baji
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
10 Chota Khyal - Mora Rangeela Balma
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
11 Chota Khyal - Sagun Bicharo Re Kab Aaye
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
12 Chota Khyal - Sudh Bisrai Eri Aali Ri
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
13 Sargam - Re Ma Pa Ni Sa Re Sa Ni
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe