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...

Thumri

Last updated on June 9, 2016. In 19th Century,Lucknow’s Nawab Vajad Ali Shah introduced Thumri. He was a singer and was also known as ”...

Raag Jaunpuri

Last updated on May 5, 2016. Raag Jaunpuri belongs to Asavari That.Some experts,consider it indistinguishable from the Shudh Rishabh Asavari.Its attractive swars also make it...

Raag Bhairavi.

Last updated on May 4, 2016. Raag Bhairavi is the main representative of Bhairavi That.It has traditionally been performed in morning.But nowadays it is performed...