Music expresses feeling and thought, without language; it was below and before speech, and it is above and beyond all words.

Raag Purvi

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.

Thaat: Purvi

Aroh: Sa Re(komal) Ga Ma Pa Dha(komal) Ni Sa

Avroh: Sa Ni Dha(komal) Pa Ma Ga Re(komal) sa

Vadi: Ga

Samvadi: Ni

Pakad: Ni Sa ReGa Re Ga Re Ma Ga Ma Ga Re Sa

Samay (time): Sandhya (sunset)



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