Colours of a Raga

Pantuvarali

An important prati madhyama melakarta raga.

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RJ: Mangala

Pantuvarali

An important prati madhyama melakarta raga.

Kamavardhani, or Pantuvarali, as it is popularly called, is the 51st melakarta raga and an important prati madhyama raga. The raga is capable of conveying very deep and poignant feelings similar to its Hindustani counterpart Puriya Dhanasri. Among the Carnatic compositions, there are many medium and fast-paced songs and they carry a charming feel too. The programme features different types of compositions in the raga and information about the etymology of the raga name.

Songs in this Program