Raag Yaman

Swar Notations

Swaras Madhyam Teevra. Rest all Shuddha Swaras.
Jati Sampurna-Sampurna
Thaat Kalyan
Vadi/Samvadi Gandhar/Nishad
Time (6 PM - 9 PM) : 1st Prahar of the night : Ratri ka Pratham Prahar
Vishranti Sthan S; G; N; - S'; N; P; G;
Mukhya-Ang ,N R G ; ,N R M G ; M P ; M D P N D P M R G R ; ,N R ,D ,N S;
Aaroh-Avroh ,N R S - N R G M P D N S' - S' N D P M G R S ,N R S

Raag Description: This Raag is rendered at the time when lights are put on. Its original name is Raag Kalyan and only during the Mughal's rule the name Yaman was introduced and became current.

Aaroh with Nishad (N) is preferred and heightens the beauty of this melody. The following combinations are representative of the Raag:

,N R ; ,N R G ; ,N R ,N G ; R G ; ,N M G R S ; ,N R G ; M R G M P ; M D P ; M D N ; M D M N ; G M G ; N D P ; M R G ; ,N R S ; ,D ,N ,D S ; ,D ,N R G ; ,N R G ; G R G ; ,N R ,N G ; ,N R G M R M G ; G R M G ; M P ; G M P R S ; ,N R S ; ,N R G M P ; M P M P ; P M D P M P ; M D M N ; N D P ; M G ; G M D N M D N ; N D P M G R S ; ,N R S ;


Listen to Raag Yaman: 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. To buy the book, please contact us. All the following bandishen are sung by Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe.

 

1
Chota Khyal: Jayati Jay Shree Sharde Maa
Taal: Roopak Drut
Theme: Maa Saraswati
2
Bada Khyal: Bhai Sanjh Ab
Taal: Ektal Vilambit
Theme: Sunset Time
3
Bada Khyal : E Ajahuna Aaye Piya
Taal: Ektal Vilambit
Theme: Virah Ras
4
Bada Khyal - Sadra: Mora Man Lago Ri Natwar
Taal: Jhaptal Vilambit
Theme: Shringar Ras
5
Bada Khyal: Mohini Moorat More Man Bhave
Taal: Jhaptal Madhya lay
Theme: Shringar Ras
6
Chota Khyal: Ab Mora Jiyra Jalao Na
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Roothna Manana
7
Chota Khyal: Eri Aali Mohe Rokat Kanha
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Gopiyon se Chedchad
8
Chota Khyal: Harwa Goondh Lao Ri
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shringar Ras
9
Chota Khyal: Neeki Bansuri Bajai
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Raas Leela
10
Chota Khyal: Ochan Ke Sang Na Laag Re
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Jeevan Darshan
11
Chota Khyal: Sat Suran Gao Anuthe Rangeele Raag
Taal: Ektal Drut
Theme: Sur Sadhana
12
Chota Khyal: Shiv Shankar Shambho Mahadev
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Shankar Shambhu
13
Chota Khyal: Mori Gagaria Bharan Na Det Ab
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Gopiyon se Chedchad
14
Chota Khyal: Pyare Pyare Aayenge Aayenge Gharwa
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shringar Ras
15
Chota Khyal: Ja Re Ja Re Kagwa Ja
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Virah Ras
16
Chota Khyal: Meherban Aaye Aaye Gharwa
Taal: Ektal Drut
Theme: Shringar Ras
17
Chota Khyal: Ratnare Nain Shyam Tihare
Taal: Trital Drut
Theme: Shri Krishna - Mahima Varnan
18
Sargam: Sa Ni Dha Pa Ma Pa Ga Ma Pa
Taal: Trital Drut