Raga Nayaki Kanada

   About Raga Nayaki Kanada

Raga Nayaki Kanada or Kanhada 

This Raga is a very dynamic scintillating type and immediately impresses the audience. It is full of enthusiasm and vitality. It is said to be composed by a Court Musician Pandit Gopal Nayak of Devagiri Darbar and hence the name Nayaki Kanada.

In Aaroh, the prominent phrases are R ,n S R P (m)g m ; or S R g m ; m n P ; m P n P S' and in Avroh, the prominent phrase is S' n P n P ; m P ; g m P m R S R S. The Raga Vachak Swar Sangati are R P ; m n P and g m P m R S R S. This is an Uttarang Pradhan Raga. The following combinations clearly bring out the Raga development:

S R ,n S R P g m ; g m P m R S R S ; S R R g m ; m n P ; m P n P m P S' ; m P n S' ; S' n P n P ; n n P m P n n P m P ; g m P m R S R S 


   Raga structure of Nayaki Kanada

Thaat : Kafi

Jati : Shadhav - Shadhav Vakra

Vadi : M

Samvadi : S

Aroh : S R (m)g m P n P S'

Avroh : S' n P n P m P (m)g g m R S

Vishranti Sthan : R; P; - P; m; R;

Mukhya Ang : R ,n S R P (m)g ; g m P m R S R S ; g m n P ; n m P (m)g m P m R S R R S; m P n P S'; P n P; g m R S;

Swaras : Dhaivat Varjya. Gandhar and Nishad Komal. Rest All Shuddha Swaras.

Time : Second Prahar of the Night (9PM to 12Night)

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   Songs based on Raga Nayaki Kanada

Songs in Nayaki Kanada 

1) Chala Diye Deke Gam (Film - Son of India) - Hindi

2) Chandra hava ghanvihin mala (Marathi)

Bandishes are composed by Acharya Vishwanath Rao Ringe 'Tanarang' and sung by Shri Prakash Vishwanath Ringe.

1) Chota Khyal: Anganwa Jharu

2) Chota Khyal: Ati Sundar Chamke Juganuwa

3) Chota Khyal: Garaje Re Ghata Ghan

4) Chota Khyal: Malaniyan Goondh Lao Ri

5) Chota Khyal: Nindiya Ab Jagao

6) Bada Khyal: Kaise Samjhaun Tanarangwa

7) Bada Khyal: Sadra: Mero Piya Pyaro Ladalo Rangeelo

8) Bada Khyal: Sadra: Jasumati Tero Laal



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