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Ragas: My new course

Namaste,

Indian classical music mainly concerns about Ragas. The more you dive deep down in this ocean, you attain some valuable ambrosia of new knowledge and perceptions. But before that, we need to understand some basic knowledge of the fundamental Ragas, which are the stepping stones in this journey of bliss.

Welcome to my new course on udemy, which introduces Ragas. In this course you will be able to master five Ragas which belongs to the Thaat Kalyan: Yaman, Kedar, Bhoopali, Nand, and Hansdhwani. Here is the introductory video. Please have a look.

Music Class Weekly Recap – 30 Jan 2016

This week, we vocalized the Classical Raga’s like

1. Raga Bhoopali – A pentatonic Raga
2. Raga Bhairava – A Morning Raga (just an intro)

Inspirational songs

1. Waving Flag
2. Teri Hai Zameen
3. Ae malik tere bande hum

Raga Bhoopali is a pentatonic raga which consists of only FIVE notes: SA RE GA PA DHA SA –
Where Penta means five (as in Pentagon) and Tonic means having tones

In Indian classical, pentatonic words is known as ‘Audav’; Audav means five.  Therefore Raga Bhoopali is an Audav Raga.