Kambhoji

  • Derived from 28th Melam, Harikambhoji Janyam
  • Moorchana:
  • Arohana: srgmpdS
  • Avarohana: Sndpmgrs
  • Swarasthanas: Shadja, Chatussruthi Rishabham, Antara Gandharam, Suddha Madhyamam, Panchamam, Chatussruthi Daivatam, Kaisiki Nishadham
  • Murchanakaraka Janya ragam
  • ‘D’ when taken as ‘Shadja’ results in the raga ‘Desya Todi’
  • Shadava Sampurna Raga
  • Varja Raga: ‘N’ varjam in arohana
  • Ekanya swara bhashanga raga
  • Dhatu swara prayogas:
    • r p m g s                r m g s                             d g r s
  • Ranjaka prayogas:
    • m g s                      p m                                    m g p d s                        S R G S
  • S N P – Kakali Nishadam
  • Raga Chaya Swaras: M, D, N
  • Nyasa swaras: G, M, P, D
  • Can develop elaborate alapana
  • Can be sung at all times
  • Used in Operas and Dance dramas
  • Compositions begin: s, g, m, p, d
  • Tristhayi raga

Sancharam:

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Some Prominent Compositions:

 

Varnam               Taruni ninnu basi            Adi             Fiddle Ponnuswamy

Varnam               Sarasijanabha                   Ata           Vadivelu

Varnam                Kamalakshi              Jhampa           Kundrakkudy Krishnayyar

Krithi                    Marimari ninne                Adi          Tyagaraja Swamy

Krithi                    O Rangasayi                      Adi          Tyagaraja Swamy

Krithi                    Evari mata                         Adi         Tyagaraja Swamy

Krithi                    Ma Jaanaki                        Adi         Tyagaraja Swamy

Krithi                    Sri Subramanyaya     Rupaka       Muthuswamy Dikshitar