Raag Nut Bhairav

Swar Notations

Swaras Dhaivat Komal. Rest All Shuddha Swaras.
Jati Sampurna-Sampurna
Thaat Bhairav
Vadi/Samvadi Madhyam/Shadj
Time (6 AM - 9 AM) : 1st Prahar of the Day : Din ka Pratham Prahar
Vishranti Sthan R; m; d; - d; m; R;
Mukhya-Ang R G m d P ; m G R ; G m R S ,N ,d S ;
Aaroh-Avroh S R G m P d N S' - S' N d P m G R S;

Raag Description: This Raag is a combination of Raag Nut in Poorvang and Raag Bhairav in Uttarang. There are a lot of varieties of Raag Nut, namely Nut Bhairav, Nut Bihag, Nut Malhar, Nut Bilawal. Out of these Raags, Nut Bhairav is a relatively new Raag but a very melodious one. This Raag has been made popular by Pt. Ravi Shankar.

Following combination of notes indicates Raag Nut: S R R G ; G m m P ; m G m R ; S R S. These notes indicates Raag Bhairav: P d d P d N S' ; S' N d P ; P m G m.

Nishad is occasionally skipped in Aaroh and Avroh like: G m d N S' ; d N d S' ; S' R' S' d d P ; S' N d P. This Raag creates a rather heavy atmosphere and is mostly sung in Uttarang. Following are the illustrative notes of Raag Nut-Bhairav:

S R ; R G ; G m ; m P m ; G m R S ; R G m d P ; P d m ; m P G ; G m R G ; R G m R S ; ,N ,d S ; G m d N S' ; N d S' ; S' r' S' ; S' r' S' N d P ; N S' r' S' d P ; G m R ; R S ; ,d ,N S ;


Listen to Raag Nut Bhairav: 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 - Gun Kaise Gaun
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Bada Khyal - Mandarwa Aaye More Piya
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Bada Khyal - Tore Gun Gaun He Ram
Taal - Ektal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Sadra - Bisar Gaye Ho Shyam
Taal - Jhaptal Vilambit
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Chota Khyal - Tadpat Beete Din Rain
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Chota Khyal - Arun Kiran Rang Bhini
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
7 Chota Khyal - Banwari Rok Na
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
8 Chota Khyal - Data Garibaniwaz
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
9 Chota Khyal - De Ho Mangaye Gajra
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
10 Chota Khyal - Dekhi Dekhi Ulajhe Nain
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
11 Chota Khyal - Nirgun Ko Gun Daan Deeje
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
12 Chota Khyal - Paar Karo Kartaar Natwar
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
13 Chota Khyal - Rang Bhari Ankhiyan Me
Taal - Ektal Drut
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
14 Chota Khyal - Sowan De Re Nirdai Saiyan
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
15 Chota Khyal - Sur Sadhna Rang Barsaye
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
16 Chota Khyal - Surdaan De Maiya Mori
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
17 Sargam - Sa Re Ga Ma Re Ga Ma Pa Ma
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe