Charukeshi- Raaga Benefits

Charukeshi is the 26th mElakartha Raaga and belongs to baaNa chakra of the 12 chakras of Carnatic Music System. The raaga belongs to Spirit Chakra of Human Body-Mind system. Spirit chakra is supposed to be guided by Spiritual/heavenly souls and hence one can experience divinity while listening/singing Charukeshi. It transports one to a meditative mood … Continue reading Charukeshi- Raaga Benefits

mAyAmALavagouLa- Raaga Benefits

mAyAmALavagouLa is the 15th mELakartha(Raaga-main chart) raaga and hence a sampUrNa raaga with Sapta swaras, in the chronological order , in the ascent and descent. The ascent and the descent go thus: ArOhaNa:    s  r1 g3 m1 p d1 n3 S|| avarOhaNa: S n3 d1 p m1 g3 r1 s|| The raaga is foundational in … Continue reading mAyAmALavagouLa- Raaga Benefits

Bilahari-Raaga benefits

Bilahari is a janya raaga of 29th mELkartha Dheera ShankarabharaNa. The ascent and the descent go thus: ArOhaNa: s r2 g3 p d2 S|| avarOhaNa: S n3 d2 p m1 g3 r2 s|| It is an auDava SampoorNa raaga, with a pentatonic(5 notes) scale in the ascent and a complete descent. It is also a … Continue reading Bilahari-Raaga benefits

Raaga: Hamsadhwani

Ascent/ArOhaNa: S R2 G3 P N3 S|| Descent/avarOhaNa: S N3 P G3 R2 S|| Raaga Hamsadhvani is derived from the 29th main chart(mELakarta) raaga, Dheera ShankarabharaNa. The raaga is considered auspicious and helps alleviate stress and tension. Here is a sample audio clipping of the raaga with its characteristics and benefits. Some of the songs … Continue reading Raaga: Hamsadhwani

Tilang: Raaga Benefits- Audio7

Song: rAma rAma rAma seeta rAma enniro, taaLa: trishra naDai, Composer: Purandaradasa The raaga Tilang, has a unique flavor of Divinity in it. It sedates the body-mind with its tantalizing notes. The Ascent and Descent go thus: Ascent: S G3 M1 P N3 S|| Descent: S N2 P M1 G3 S|| The charm of the … Continue reading Tilang: Raaga Benefits- Audio7

Raaga Benefits:Poorvi Kalyani-Audio 6

For the benefit of the viewers, the audio has been restricted to a single song discussion. The song discussed in this audio is hanumanta deva namo. Do let me know how did you all like the post!! 🙂 Hanumanta deva namo: Raaga: Poorvi Kalyani, taaLa:Adi, Composer:Purandaradasa Raaga Benefits: A Janya (baby) raaga of the mELakarta(Parent), … Continue reading Raaga Benefits:Poorvi Kalyani-Audio 6

Bhajans/Devaranamas- Audio 5

The songs discussed in this episode are: pOgadirelo ranga: Raaga: shankarAbharaNa, taaLa: mishrachaapu, Composer:Purandaradasa Raaga benefits: It is the 29th raaga of the meLakarta raaga/janaka raaga(parental raaga) chart. The raaga is being used immensely to cure patients with dementia and other mental ailments. A lot of Beethoven Symphonies and Mozart music are composed in this … Continue reading Bhajans/Devaranamas- Audio 5