Category: Raga

Rules of Raaga.

Last updated on July 13, 2016. 1.Raag is given birth from Thaat. 2. Raag should have minimum Five Sur. 3.Raag should have Aarohan and Avrohan....

Sections of song.

Last updated on July 11, 2016. In old times a song had four sections,but nowadays apart from Dhrupad singing a song has two sections Sthayi...

Tabla.

Last updated on June 24, 2016. Tabla is an “Avnadh Jati”instrument ie instrument strings made out of leather.Tabla is a “Taal Vadhya”instrument like Pakhawaj and...

Tappa

Last updated on June 20, 2016. Tappa is a form of Indian semi-classical vocal music.Ghulam Nabi Shori,a famous singer is known to have made Tappa...

Bhajan.

Last updated on June 16, 2016. Bhajan is basically any type of devotional Hindu song. It is a lyrical expression of love for God.The Sanskrit...

Ghazal.

Last updated on June 16, 2016. “Ghazal “word comes from Urdu or Parsi language.It is basically poetic form of singing,in which more emphasis is given...

Khayal.

Last updated on June 15, 2016. “Khayal”comes from Parsi language which means” Vichaar”or thinking.Sultaan of Jaunpur Husain Sharki of 15th century started this form of...

Dhrupad.

Last updated on June 13, 2016. Dhrupad is a Veer Ras form of singing.It is the oldest form of singing still in practice.King of Gwalior...

Dhamaar.

Last updated on June 10, 2016. Dhamaar is also known as Hori or Holi.The lyric of Dhamaar generally describe the festival of Holi.The songs of...