Music expresses feeling and thought, without language; it was below and before speech, and it is above and beyond all words.
Purvi sometimes transliterated as Poorvi is a Thaat raga; that is, its notes represent the material of a whole family of North Indian ragas. Purvi has a deeply serious, quiet and somewhat mystical character. It is uncommon in performances today.
Aroh: Sa Re(komal) Ga Ma Pa Dha(komal) Ni Sa
Avroh: Sa Ni Dha(komal) Pa Ma Ga Re(komal) sa
Pakad: Ni Sa ReGa Re Ga Re Ma Ga Ma Ga Re Sa
Samay (time): Sandhya (sunset)