Bhairavi (Hindustani)

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Bhairavi
ThaatBhairavi
TypeSampurna
Time of dayMorning; Conclusion of a concert
ArohanaSa re ga ma Pa dha ni Sa'
AvarohanaSa' ni dha Pa ma ga re Sa
Pakad'n S g m d P g m g r S ( m indicates suddh madhyam, M indicates Teevra Madhyam, r indicates komal risabh)
Vadim (suddh)
SamavadiS
EquivalentPhrygian mode

Bhairavi (Hindi: भैरवी) (Urdu: بَھیرَوی ‎) (Sindhi: راڳ ڀيروي) is a Hindustani Classical heptatonic (Sampurna) raga of Bhairavi thaat. In Western musical terms, raga Bhairavi employs the notes of the Phrygian mode, one of the traditional European church modes.

References[edit]

Bor, Joep (ed). Rao, Suvarnalata; der Meer, Wim van; Harvey, Jane (co-authors) The Raga Guide: A Survey of 74 Hindustani Ragas. Zenith Media, London: 1999.

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