Raag Pilu

Swar Notations

Swaras Rishabh, Dhaivat Varjya in Aaroh. Both Gandhars, Both Dhaivats and Both Nishads. Rest all Shuddha Swaras.
Jati Audhav - Sampurna
Thaat Kafi
Vadi/Samvadi Gandhar/Nishad
Time 3rd Prahar of the Day
Vishranti Sthan S; G; P; N; - n; P; g;
Mukhya-Ang G m P N S' ; n D P ; m P N d P ; m g R S ; P g R S ,N ; S g R S ;
Aaroh-Avroh S G m P N S' - S' n D P m g R S ; ,N S g R S ;

Raag Description: In Raag Pilu, ,P ,N S g ; g R S ,N ; ,N S - are the Raag Vachak notes. In this Raag nyas on Komal Gandhar and Shuddha Nishad of Mandra Saptak, at once creates the Raag mood. In this Raag Komal Nishad is used with Shuddha Dhaivat and Shuddha Nishad is used with Komal Dhaivat.

The mood of this Raag is light and thus apt for Thumri and Bhajans. This Raag is full of devotion and piety. This Raag is expandable in Mandra and Madhya Octaves. Following are the illustrative combinations of the Raag:

S; g R S ,N ; ,m ,P ,N S g R S ; S ,N ,d ,P ; ,P ,N S g ; g m P (m)g ; g (R)S ,N ; S ; S G ; G m g (R)S ; S G m P ; n D P ; G m D P g R S ,N ; S ,N S R ; S ,N ,D ,P ; ,m ,P ,N ,N S ;


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1 Chota Khyal - Sanwariya Ne Murali Bajai
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
2 Chota Khyal - Un Sang Lagi Ho Ankhiyan
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
3 Dadra - Banke Salone Mad Bhare Naina
Taal - Dadra
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
4 Thumri - Naina Kajar Bin Kare
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
5 Thumri - Gori Tore Naina Julam Karen
Taal - Trital
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe
6 Sargam - Ga Sa Ga Ma Pa Dha Pa
Taal - Roopak
Singer - Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe