Raag Nayaki Kanada

Swar Notations

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

Raag Description: This Raag is a very dynamic scintillating type and immediately impresses the audience. It is full of enthusiasm and vitality. It is said to be composed by a Court Musician Pandit Gopal Nayak of Devagiri Darbar and hence the name Nayaki Kanada.

In Aaroh, the prominent phrases are R ,n S R P (m)g m ; or S R g m ; m n P ; m P n P S' and in Avroh, the prominent phrase is S' n P n P ; m P ; g m P m R S R S. The Raag Vachak Swar Sangati are R P ; m n P and g m P m R S R S. This is an Uttarang Pradhan Raag. The following combinations clearly bring out the Raag development:

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


Listen to Raag Nayaki Kanada: 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 - Kaise Samjhaun Tanarangwa
Taal - Jhoomra Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Sadra - Mero Piya Pyaro Ladalo Rangeelo
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Sadra - Jasumati Tero Laal
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Chota Khyal - Aaye Meherban Mandirwa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Chota Khyal - Anganwa Jharu
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Chota Khyal - Ati Sundar Chamke Juganuwa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
7 Chota Khyal - Garaje Re Ghata Ghan
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
8 Chota Khyal - Malaniyan Goondh Lao Ri
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
9 Chota Khyal - Nindiya Ab Jagao
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
10 Chota Khyal - Tanarang Bin Nindariya Na Aaye
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
11 Sargam - Pa Ni Pa Ma Pa Ni Sa Re Sa
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe