"AMRITAVARSHINI"


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"AMRITAVARSHINI" (THE RAGA OF RAIN)



                                                    
     Music is a Discipline and a mistress of Good manners.It makes the people gentler,more moral and more Reasonable.The meaning of the raga "Amritavarshini"is one who showers amrit,the elixir of immortality.It is a combination of two words amrit and varshini.

    In puranas,written that in Thretayug,when Ravana set fire to Hanuman's tail,Hanuman set fire to entire Lanka.Ravana played the Amritavarshini raga on his veena and broght rain to put off the fire.The words associated with it are joy,exuberance,appeal and passionate exurtance.

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    In Hindustani raga Malhar classical music is said to be equivalent to Amritavarshini.The mood created by Amruthavarshini is indicated as Peacocks dancing in rain with their feathers wide open due to happiness.It will rain when we sing this raga in proper way.

      Amritavarshini raga is suitable for singing in the evening time 7pm to10pm.

Arohana:  S G3 M2 P N3 S
Avarohana: S N3 P M2 G3 S

Sudhamayi Sudhanidhi-Muthayya Bhagavatar
Saraseru vinayane-Thyagaraja swamy
Anandamrutha karshini-Muthu swamy Deekshitaar.



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  -T.V.Sirisha
(Musician,Veena player)
Hyderabad.
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