Category: Music theory Lessons

How to read and write Swaras of all three Saptaks तीनों सप्तक के स्वरों को कैसे लिखें और पढ़ें

We all know that there are three types of octave. Mandra Saptak, Madhya Saptak and Taar Saptak. Under the swaras of the Lower-octave Mandra Saptak), let’s address it by putting (.) below. The High octave (Taar Saptak) swaras is addressed by putting (.) over the swaras of the octave. By placing the Komal swaras under…

What is Kan कण क्या है ??

The song is called Kan by touching the back or forward Sur while singing. If we are singing a swar, then only after touching the Sur in front or back is to sing, such a singing will call it Kan. The Kan is also called Sparsh Swar. गाते बजाते समय पीछे या आगे के स्वर…

What is Bahlawa बहलावा क्या है ??

Taan or Bol Taan, like the Alaap, is called Bahlawa. The Lay(rhythm) of the Bahlawa is neither bilambit like Alaap nor drut like taan, but there is the rhythm between the two. आलाप के जैसा लिया हुआ तान या बोल तान को बहलावा कहते हैं। बहलावा की लय न तो अलाप के समान विलंबित होती…

What is Wadi, Samwadi and Anuwadi वादी, सम्वादी और अनुवादी किसे कहते हैं ?? Benefit from Vadi swar वादी स्वर से लाभ

Three types of swaras are used in the Raag – Vadi, Samvadi and Anuvadi. Vadi: The most important swar of the raag is called the Vadi. The use of the Vadi swar is the highest than the other swaras in any Raag. The Vadi swar is also called Ansh swar, Jeev swar or Pradhan swar.…