USD 455

Course duration
12 week(s)
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The second in the Raga Deep Dive series provides a detailed insight into the Raga Bhairavi.

Course Format

Basic exrecises, important phrases and sancharas



Manodharama - Raga Alaapana, Neraval and Kalpana swaras

Kamakshi Swarajathi of Shyama shastri


  • To do Swara exrecises in Raga Bhairavi
  • To study the Raga Lakshana and imporatnt prayogas of the Raga 
  • To learn three important krithis with development in Bhairavi.
  • To learn a Ata Tala tana Varnam with improvisation in 2 kaalas/speeds.
  • To learn a kamakshi swarajathi of Sri Shyama Shastri
  • To learn Manodharma in detail for this Raga for one of the compositions. 

The student should have completed the CV204 course at the Academy or should have learnt at least 5 to 6 varnams in the basic ragas, 10 krithis in madhyama kala as well as vilamba kala. The student should be able to understand and sing with basic Gamakas, shruthi and Tala.

Bhairavi Ata Tala Varnam
  • Viriboni Purvangam
  • Viriboni Uttarangam
Shyama Shastri Swarajathi
  • Kamakshi Swarajathi Pallavi
  • Kamakshi Swarajathi Charanams
Krithis in Bhairavi
  • Koluvai
  • Saiyevvaramma
  • Rama Kodanda Rama
Javali in Bhairavi
  • Yelaraadayane Kamini
Manodharma in Bhairavi
  • Alaapana
  • Neraval
  • Kalpana Swaram