Sawani

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Sawani is a genre of semi-classical singing, popular in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar.[1][2]

It comes in the series of season songs, like Chaiti, Hori and Kajari, and is traditionally sung in the villages and towns of Uttar Pradesh: around Banaras, Mirzapur, Mathura, Allahabad and the Bhojpur regions of Bihar.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Morning glory". The Hindu (Chennai, India). 7 March 2008. Retrieved 16 January 2012. 
  2. ^ Daily Times http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/default.asp?page=2008%5C05%5C16%5Cstory_16-5-2008_pg10_2 |url= missing title (help). Retrieved 16 January 2012.