1. Names of Hindu deities:
2. Tribal melodies:
3. Folk tunes of regions:
4. Names of their creators:
a. Miya Taansen: Miya ki Malhar , Miya ki Todi
b. Bilaskhan (son of Taansen): Bilaskhani Todi
c. Gorakh Naath to bring his guru back: Gorakh Kalyan
d. Performing Artists e.g. Pt Bhimsen Joshi: Raag Kalashree (combination of Kalawati and Bageshree).
5. Miscellaneous Sources:
a. Darbaari Kanada is supposed to been derived from the Carnatic version of Kanada but sung in darbars in front of the kings for evening concerts.