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Raag Yaman (Kalyan)

 

Swaras

Madhyam Teevra, rest all Shuddha Swaras

Jati

Sampurna-Sampurna 

Time

(6 PM - 9 PM) : 1st Prahar of the night : Ratri ka Pratham Prahar

Vishranti Sthan

S G P N - S' N P R

Mukhya-Ang

,N R G M P - M D P - N D P - M R G - R s S G 

Aaroh =  Avroh

,N R S - S R G M P D N S'  =  S' N D P M G R S ,N R S

Vishesh : This Raag is rendered at the time when lights are put on. Its original name is Kalyan and only during the Mughal's rule the name Yaman was introduced and became current. Aaroh with Nishad (N) is preferred and heightens the beauty of this melody. The following combinations are illustratively representative;
,N R - ,N R G - ,N R ,N G - R G - ,N M G RS ,N - R G - M R G s P - M D P s - M D N s - M D M N - G M G - N D P - R G  - ,N R S s - ,D ,N ,D S s
S ,D ,N R G - ,N R G  - G R G  - ,N R ,N G - ,NR GM RM G - G R M G - M P - G M P R s S s - ,N R S s
,NR GM P s - MP MP PM DP MP - M D M N - N D P - M G - GM DN MD N - ND PM GR s R s S - ,N R S