Raag Malkauns

Swar Notations

Swaras Rishabh and Pancham Varjya, Gandhar, Dhaivat and Nishad Komal. Rest all Shuddha Swaras.
Jati Audhav - Audhav
Thaat Bhairavi
Vadi/Samvadi Madhyam/Shadj
Time 3rd Prahar of the Night
Vishranti Sthan S g m - m g S
Mukhya-Ang ,d ,n S g m; g m n d m; d n S'; g’ S’ n d;
Aaroh-Avroh S g m d n S' - S' n d m g S;

Raag Description: The stream of notes in this melody immediately produces the severely tranquil atmosphere. This Raag has a strong public appeal. Illustrative combinations are:

g g m ; ,d ,n S m ; g m g ; g m g S ; m m ; d d n n d m ; g g m g S ; ,n ,n S g ; S g m d m ; m d n d m ; g m d n; m d n ; n S' ; n n S' ; g' m' g' S' ; n S' d n d m ; g m g n ; n d ; d m g g m ; g S;


Listen to Raag Malkauns: Following bandishen are taken from the book "Acharya Tanarang Ki Bandishen Vol I" written by Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang'. 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 - Mubarak Hove Aisi
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Bada Khyal - Biraj Me Dhoom Machai Tanarang Khelat Niki Hori
Taal - Jhaptal Madhya Lay
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Dhrupad - Naad Ved Aprampar
Taal - Choutal
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Chota Khyal - Mero Man Har Lino Shyam Sundar Ban
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Chota Khyal - Pagwa Lagat Guru Ke
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Chota Khyal - Bairan Ghar Na Jao
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
7 Chota Khyal - Laagi Lori Manuwa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
8 Chota Khyal - Piya Milan Ki Ghari Aaj Aayi Ri
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
9 Chota Khyal - Sab Nis Jagi Mai
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
10 Chota Khyal - Sagri Rain Ganwayee Piya Ab
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
11 Chota Khyal - Shyam Sundar Chabila Albela
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
12 Sargam - Sa Ma Ga Ma Sa Ni Sa Dh
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe