31 July, 2011

CLASSIFICATION OF RAAGAS



The Raagas listed according to their complexity (category 1-4, ragas a-z):

Raagas of Category - 1: The raagas of this category have complete (all 7) notes and the Aarohan and Avarohan are Monotonic (straight).

Hindustani  Raaga
Thaat
Ahir  Bhairav
Bhairav
Bhairav
Bhairav
Bhairavi
Bhairavi
Kalyan
Kalyan
Jaunpuri
Asavari
Kafi
Kafi
Kalingra
Bhairavi
Kirwani
Melakaratha Raaga
Bilawal
Bilawal
Latangi
Melakaratha Raaga
Nata  Bhairav
Bhairav
Purvi
Purvi

Raagas of Category - 2: The raagas of this category have missing notes (does not have all 7 notes) but have straight Aarohan & Avarohan

Name of Raaga
Thaat
Abhogi Kanada
Kafi
Asavari
Asavari
Bairagi
Melakaratha Raaga
Bibhash
Kalyan
Bageshri
Kafi
Bhimpalashri
Kafi
Bhupali
Kalyan
Champakali
Kalyan
Chandrakauns
Kalyan
Durga
Bilawal
Hangshadhwan i
Melakaratha Raaga
Hindol
Marwa
Jogiya
Bhairav
Kalavati
Melakaratha Raaga
Khamaj
Khamaj
Madhuvanti
Melakartha Raaga
Malkaush
Bhairavi
Multani
Todi
Rageshri
Khamaj
Shivranjani
Kafi
Sudh  Kalyan
Kalyan
Sohini
Marwa
Tilang
Khamaj
Todi
Todi
Vrindavani  Sarang
Kafi

Raagas of Category - 3: The raagas of this category have notes (either complete or missing) with Monotonic Aarohan and Non-Monotonic Avarohan

Name of Raaga
Thaat
Bihag
Bilawal
Darvari  Kanada
Asavari
Desh
Khamaj
Hamir/Hamvir
Kalyan
Manj  Khamaj
Khamaj
Maru  Bihag
Kalyan
Shyam  Kalyan
Kalyan

Raagas of Category - 4: The raagas of this category have notes (either complete or missing) with Non-Monotonic Aarohan and Avarohan.

Name of Raaga
Thaat
Bahar
Purvi
Basant
Purvi
Bhatiyar
Marwa
Chayanat
Kalyan
Gour  Malhar
Kafi
Gour  Sarang
Kalyan
Gurjari  Todi
Puravi
Jaijaiwanti
Khamaj
Lalit
Marwa
Marwa
Marwa
Megh
Kafi
Miyan  Ki Malhar
Kafi
Pahadi
Bilawal
Patdeep
Kafi
Pilu
Kafi
Puria
Marwa
Puria  Dhaneshri
Purvi
Sudh  Sarang
Kafi
Tilak  Kamod
Khamaj

Equivalent Raagas in Hindustani and Carnatic Music


Equivalent Raagas in Hindustani and Carnatic Music
What follows is a list of Raagas (the scales in Indian music, or the set of notes used in any given piece), first the Hindustani (North Indian) Raaga, followed by its equivalent Raaga in Carnatic (South Indian) music. The That and the Melakartha (Mela) of the Raagas is also given.

That
Hindustani Raaga (A-Z)
Mela
Carnatic Raaga
10
Abhogi Kanada
22
Abhogi
1
Adbutkalyan
29
Niroshta
2
Alaiya Bilawal
29
Bilahari
9
Ambika
59
Dharmavati
1
Anand, Anandkalyan, Nand
65
Anand, Anandkalyan
6
Asaveri
20
Nata Bhairavi
2
Audhava Bilawal
29
Lalitha, Hindolam (Type
10
Bagaesree
22
Bagaesree-Suddha Bhairavi
10
Bagaesree Kanada
22
Kanada
10
Bahar
22
Kanada
4
Bairagi Bhairav
2
Revathi
4
Bairav
17
Sourashtram
4
Bangla Bhairav
15
Kannada Bangala
8
Basant
15
Vasantha
4
Basant Mukhari
14
Vasantha Mukhari
2
Behag
29
Behag
4
Bhairav
15
Mayamalava Gaula
5
Bhairavi
8
Hanumathodi
2
Bhativari
28
Chaya Tarangini
3
Bhativari
28
Sama (Shyama)
2
Bhimplasi
20
Bhimpalas, Abheri
1
Bhoop
65
Mohanam
1
Bhoop Kalyan
65
Mohan Kalyan
4
Bibhas
15
Bibhas
8
Bibhas
15
Bhauli
9
Bibhas
53
Purvi Kalyani
2
Bilawal
29
Dheera Shankarabharanam
10
Brindavani Sarang
22
Pushpalatika
1 and 3
Champakali
64
Ketaka Priya
3
Champok
28
Balahamsa
10
Chanchaldas Malhar
22
Aro. Madhyamavati,
10
Chandra Kauns
22
Varam
1
Chaya
29,65
Begadasarang
3
Desakshi
28
Bilahari
3
Desh
28
Kedara Gaula
3
Desh Goud
28
Desya Gaula
2
Deshkar
29
Mohanam
4
Devaranji
15
Devaranji
5
Dhanasari
8
Dhanyasi
10
Dhanasri (Bhimplas type)
20
22
Aberi
Karnataka Devagandhari
8
Dheepak
51
Deepaka
6
Durbari Kannada
20
Durbari Kanada
2
Durga
29
Suddha Saveri
3
Durga
22
Matura Dhwani, Varam
3
Gara
22
Dhana Kapi
4
Gauri
15
Gauri
4
Girija
15
Vasantha
10
Gopi Kambhodi
22
Jaya Narayani
5
Gopikavasant
20
Gopika Vasantha
1
Goud Sarang
29
Goud Sarang
10
Gound Giri
22
Pushpalatika, Sudda Dhanyasi
1
Hamir Kalyan
65
Hamir Kalyani
8
Hamsa Narayani
51
Hamsa Narayani
2
Hamsadhwani
29
Hamsadhwani
1
Hamsakalyan
29
65
(Hamsadhwani
(Kaly ani
2
Hemakalyan
29
Begada
2
Hemant
29
Hemant
1
Hindol
65
Sunadavinodini
10
Hindustani Kapi
28
Hindustani Kapi
9
Jait
53
Gamanasrama
10
Jayajayavanti
22
Jayajayavanti (Dwijavanthi)
10
Jayanth
22
Jayantasena
6
Jeevanpuri
20
Jounpuri, Suddha Desi
12
Jhaitkalyan
28
Mohanam
10
Jinjoti
28
Jinjuti, Navroj
4
Jogid
15
Padi
10
Kafi
22
Hindustani Kapi
3
Kalavati
16
Malayamarutham
1
Kalyan
65
Mecha Kalyani
3
Kamaj
28
Hari Kambhoji
3
Kamajee
28
Kamajee
15
Kamalamanohari
27
Kamala Manohari
10
Kapi
22
Karaharapriya
2
Kedaram
29
Kedar-Neelambari
6
Kokila Pancham
8
Prabhu Priya
8
Kusuma Ranjani
15
Gauli Panthu
9
Lalit
17,53
Surya Lalith
4
Lalita Pancham
15
Lalitha Pancham
10
Lankadhhan Sarang
22
Sri, Kanakavarali, Suddhavelavali
2
Lavanti
29
Suddha Saveri
10
Madhu Ranjani
36
36
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Udaya Ravi Chandrika
Gambirnata
9
Madhu Vanthi
59
Dharmavati
10
Madhumad Sarang
22
Madhyamavati
10
Madhyamadi Sarang
22
Madhyamavati
5
Malakosh
8
Hindola
1
Malarani
60
Hamsanadham
10
Manavi
22
Manavi
2
Mand
29
Mand
10
Manohari
22
Manohari
1
Marga Behag
65
Suddha Kosala
9
Marva
53
Gamanasrama
4
Megha Ranji
15
Megha Ranjani
7
Multani
45
Gamaka Samantham
3
Nagavari
28
Nagaswaravali
3
Narayani
28
Narayani
4
Natabairav
27
Sarasangi
3
Natakuranji
28
Natakurinji
2
Pahadi
29
Pahadi, Mohana Kalyani
10
Palasi
22
Pushpalatika
5
Pancham Malakoh
20
Jayantasri
9
Paraju
15
Parasu
10
Patadeep
22
Patadeep
10
Patamanjari
22
Phalamanjari
10
Piloo
22
Piloo
9
Pooria
53
Hamsa Nandi
9
Pooria Dhanashree
53
Hamsanandi-Kamavardini
9
Poorva Kalyani
53
Poorvi Kalyani
8
Poorvi
15
Poorvi
3
Pratapavarali
28
Pratapavarali
3
Pulindika
28
Nagavarali
8
Purvi
51
Kamavardani
3
Ravichandrika
28
Ravichandrika
10
Rudra Priya
22
Rudra Priya
10
Sahana
22
Sahana
10
Saindavi
22
Saindhavi

Salanga
63
Skanda Manorama
2
Shankara
29
Shankara
2
Shankaramohan
29
Shankara and Mohanam
6
Shobavari
20
Sutradari
1
Shree Kalyan
64
Saraswati
2
Shuddha Bibas (Mohan Type)
65
Mohanam
2
Shuddha Kalyan
65
Mohan Kalyani
6
Sindhu Bhairavi
10
Sindhu Bhairavi
10
Sindhura
22
Salaga Bhairavi
9
Sohoni
53
Hamsa Nandi
3
Sorat
28
Surati
2
Suddha Bilaval
29
Sankara Baranam
1
Suddhakalyan
65
Mohanam
3
Suhakannada
28
Pushpalatika
4
Takka
15
Takka
7
Thodi
45
Subhapanthuvarali
3
Tilakkamod
27
Nalinakanti
3
Tilang
28
Tilang-36 Vedanda Gamana
9
Varati
52
Patalambari, Hamsanandi
9
Vibhavari
2
Revati
1
Vyjayanthi
59
Varata
1
Yamakalyan
65
Yamuna Kalyani