Raga Puriya Dhanashri

Rishabh and Dhaivat are komal, Madhyam is teevra and rest of the swars are shudha in the raga.

 

Thaat: Purvi

Jati: Sampoorna

Time: Early morning (Sandhiprakash)

Varjit: no varjit swar

Vadi: Pancham

Samvadi: Rishabh

Aroha: Nị  Re  Ga  Ḿa  Pa,  Ḿa  Dha  Ni  Sȧ

Avaroha:  Ni  Dha  Pa  Ḿa  Ga  Ḿa  Re  Ga  Re  Sa

Pakad: Nị  Re  Ga  Ḿa  Pa,  Dha  Pa  Ḿa  Ga,  Ḿa  Re  Ga, Dha  Ḿa  Ga,  Re  Sa 

 

Features of the raga:

 

  1. Raga Puriya Dhanashri is an independent raga. It belongs to Purvi thaat.
  2. Some experts believe that it is a mix of Dhanashri raga of Purvi thaat and Puriya raga.
  3. It is a Sandhiprakash raga and sung at dawn.
  4. The main swar alignments of this raga are - Ḿa  Ga  Ḿa  Re  Ga  and    Ni  Dha  Pa.
  5. The nyasa swars of this raga are Gandhar, Pancham and Shadaj.