Raga Kalawati

Nishad is komal and rest of the swars are shudha in the raga.

 

Thaat: Kamaj

Jati: Audhav

Time: Night

Varjit: Rishabh and Madhyam

Vadi: Pancham

Samvadi: Shadaj

Aroha: Sa  Ga  Pa  Dha  Ni  Dha  Sȧ                                                  

Avaroha: Sȧ  Ni  Dha   Pa  Ga  Pa  Ga  Sa 

Pakad: Ga  Pa  Dha  Ni  Dha  Pa,  Ga  Pa  Ga  Sa

 

Features of the raga:

 

  1. Raga Kalawati is generally used to sing Khayals.
  2. It is also used to sing light film songs.
  3. We can nyasa on each and every swar of the raga. This specialty is generally found in Carnatic music.