• Raag Abheri Todi •

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Described by musicologist and critic Rajan Parrikar as “another obscure [Todi] variant, in which strands of Asavari and Khamaj are tied to the Todi-anga”. His guru Ramrang’s rendition of the raga revolves around phrases such as PmPm\g; mPn\d; SRnS; rnSRG – while the name presumably derives from the near-congruent Carnatic Abheri. Remains rare on the concert stage.


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—Ramashreya Jha ‘Ramrang’ (~1990s)—


[Pakads] PmPm\g; mPn\d; SRnS; rnSRG

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Thaat: Exact | Enclosed | Inexact

Chal: All-shuddha | All-komal | Ma-tivra

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