Meend.

Last updated on July 20, 2016. Meend is a glide to go from one Swar to another without any obstruction.In order to show the presence...

Sparsh Swara

Last updated on September 8, 2019. Sparsh in hindi means ‘touch’. Swara means the surs in hindustani classical music i.e. Sa Re Ga Ma Pa...

Sankirna Raag.

Last updated on July 19, 2016. A raag which is formed by combination of two or more raags is known as sankirna raag.For eg:Mishr khamaaj...

Vakr Swar.

Last updated on July 18, 2016. While singing Aarohan or Avrohan,we take diversion from a Swar to a previous swar and then come back to...

Grah, Ansh and Nyaas

Last updated on January 27, 2020. In olden times hindustani classical music followed a strict form. Raga had some stringent rules too. The swara with...

Shruti.

Last updated on July 15, 2016. Shruti comes from sanskrit word “Shru” which means listening.The smallest interval of pitch that human ear can detect.In a...

Poorv Raag

Last updated on July 14, 2016. In hindustani classical music,there is definate time to sing a particular raag.Raagas sung between afternoon 12 to midnight 12...

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...