Colours of a Raga

Bahudari

A janya of the 28th melakarta Harikamboji.

1:00:49
RJ: Mangala

Bahudari

A janya of the 28th melakarta Harikamboji.

Bahudari, a janya of the 28th melakarta Harikamboji is a raga with an uplifting mood . Many composers have composed in this raga. Saint Tyagaraja’s Brova Bharama is a song that is synonymous with the raga. The raga has compositions by famous yesteryear performers like T Chowdiah and G N Balasubramaniam and contemporary composers too. Among the more recent ones are Tulaseevanam’s ‘Bhajamanasa Vighneswaramanisham’ and Lalgudi G Jayaraman’s varnam. This programme showcases various songs and carries information on this simple yet immensely evocative raga Bahudari.

Songs in this Program